Pyridoxine 5'-phosphate

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MedKoo CAT#: 561780

CAS#: 8059-24-3

Description: Pyridoxine 5'-phosphate is an enzyme cofactor in the biosynthesis of five important neurotransmitters: serotonin, dopamine, epinephrine, norepinephrine, and gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA).

Chemical Structure

Pyridoxine 5'-phosphate
CAS# 8059-24-3

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 561780
Name: Pyridoxine 5'-phosphate
CAS#: 8059-24-3
Chemical Formula: C8H12NO5P
Exact Mass: 233.05
Molecular Weight: 233.150
Elemental Analysis: C, 41.21; H, 5.19; N, 6.01; O, 34.31; P, 13.28

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Synonym: Pyridoxine 5'-phosphate; PLP; Vitamin B6;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (5-hydroxy-4,6-dimethylpyridin-3-yl)methyl dihydrogen phosphate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C8H12NO5P/c1-5-7(4-14-15(11,12)13)3-9-6(2)8(5)10/h3,10H,4H2,1-2H3,(H2,11,12,13)

SMILES Code: O=P(O)(O)OCC1=C(C)C(O)=C(C)N=C1

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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Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 233.15 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
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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