Ethoxzolamide is an inhibitor of the metalloenzyme carbonic anhydrase, which inhibits hCA I, hCA II, hCA IV, hCA VI and hCA VII with Ki of 25 nM, 8 nM, 93 nM, 43 nM and 0.8 nM, respectively.
Conversion of different model animals based on BSA (Value based on data from FDA Draft Guidelines)
|Body Surface Area (m2)
|Animal A (mg/kg) = Animal B (mg/kg) multiplied by
||Animal B Km
|Animal A Km
For example, to modify the dose of Compound A used for a mouse (20 mg/kg) to a dose based on the BSA for a rat, multiply 20 mg/kg by the Km factor for a mouse and then divide by the Km factor for a rat. This calculation results in a rat equivalent dose for Compound A of 10 mg/kg.
||DMSO 30 mg/mL