Dacarbazine citrate

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MedKoo CAT#: 581192

CAS#: 64038-56-8

Description: Dacarbazine citrate belongs to the group of medicines called alkylating agents. It is used to treat cancer of the lymph system and malignant melanoma (a type of skin cancer). It may also be used to treat other kinds of cancer, Dacarbazine citrate interferes with the growth of cancer cells, which are eventually destroyed. Dacarbazine citrate is used in certain patients with the following medical conditions: Cancer of the islet cells (a part of the pancreas) Soft tissue sarcomas (a cancer of the muscles, tendons, vessels that carry blood or lymph, joints, and fat).

Chemical Structure

Dacarbazine citrate
CAS# 64038-56-8

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 581192
Name: Dacarbazine citrate
CAS#: 64038-56-8
Chemical Formula: C12H18N6O8
Exact Mass:
Molecular Weight: 374.31
Elemental Analysis: C, 38.51; H, 4.85; N, 22.45; O, 34.19

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Synonym: Dacarbazine citrate; Dacarbazine citrate; DTIC citrate; UNII-9UYU348NIF;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: Imidazole-4-carboxamide, 5-(3,3-dimethyl-1-triazeno)-, citrate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C6H10N6O.C6H8O7/c1-12(2)11-10-6-4(5(7)13)8-3-9-6;7-3(8)1-6(13,5(11)12)2-4(9)10/h3H,1-2H3,(H2,7,13)(H,8,9);13H,1-2H2,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)(H,11,12)/b11-10+;

SMILES Code: O=C(C1=C(/N=N/N(C)C)NC=N1)N.OC(C(O)=O)(CC(O)=O)CC(O)=O

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

Preparing 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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