Calcium decanoate

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MedKoo CAT#: 581911

CAS#: 13747-30-3

Description: Calcium decanoate is a biochemical.

Chemical Structure

Calcium decanoate
CAS# 13747-30-3

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 581911
Name: Calcium decanoate
CAS#: 13747-30-3
Chemical Formula: C20H38CaO4
Exact Mass: 382.2396
Molecular Weight: 382.6
Elemental Analysis: C, 62.79; H, 10.01; Ca, 10.48; O, 16.73

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Synonym: Calcium bis(caprate); Calcium caprate; Calcium decanoate; Decanoic acid, calcium salt.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: calcium decanoate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/2C10H20O2.Ca/c2*1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10(11)12;/h2*2-9H2,1H3,(H,11,12);/q;;+2/p-2


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: 2934.99.9001

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 382.6 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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