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MedKoo CAT#: 530015

CAS#: 25526-93-6

Description: Alovudine is a reverse transcriptase inhibitor potentially for the treatment of HIV infection. A 4-week randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled dose-ranging study concluded that alovudine 2 mg/day provided a modest but significant viral load reduction in patients harbouring viruses.

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CAS# 25526-93-6

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 530015
Name: Alovudine
CAS#: 25526-93-6
Chemical Formula: C10H13FN2O4
Exact Mass: 244.09
Molecular Weight: 244.22
Elemental Analysis: C, 49.18; H, 5.37; F, 7.78; N, 11.47; O, 26.20

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Synonym: MIV-310; CL-184824; MIV310; CL184824; MIV 310; CL 184824

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 3'-Deoxy-3'-fluorothymidine


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C10H13FN2O4/c1-5-3-13(10(16)12-9(5)15)8-2-6(11)7(4-14)17-8/h3,6-8,14H,2,4H2,1H3,(H,12,15,16)/t6-,7+,8+/m0/s1

SMILES Code: OC[C@@H]1[C@@H](F)C[C@H](N2C(NC(C(C)=C2)=O)=O)O1

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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