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MedKoo CAT#: 592704

CAS#: 8001-95-4

Description: Alseroxylon is used in the treatment of hypertension.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 8001-95-4

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 592704
Name: Alseroxylon
CAS#: 8001-95-4
Chemical Formula: C11H28ClN5O
Exact Mass: 281.1982
Molecular Weight: 281.83
Elemental Analysis: C, 46.88; H, 10.01; Cl, 12.58; N, 24.85; O, 5.68

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Synonym: Alseroxylon; Egalin

IUPAC/Chemical Name: N1-(2-aminoethyl)-N2-(2-((2-aminoethyl)amino)ethyl)ethane-1,2-diamine compound with 2-(chloromethyl)oxirane (1:1)


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C8H23N5.C3H5ClO/c9-1-3-11-5-7-13-8-6-12-4-2-10;4-1-3-2-5-3/h11-13H,1-10H2;3H,1-2H2


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: >3 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: 2934.99.03.00

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 281.83 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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2: FERRARA RJ, PINKUS H. Alseroxylon in the treatment of pruritic and psychogenic dermatoses. AMA Arch Derm. 1955 Jul;72(1):23-28. PubMed PMID: 14387290.

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8: DENNIS E, McCONN RG, FORD RV, HUGHES WM, BEAZLEY HL, MOYER JH. Treatment of hypertension; long-term results with alseroxylon (rauwiloid) alone and combined with hexamethonium administered orally. Postgrad Med. 1954 Oct;16(4):300-7. PubMed PMID: 13204243.

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