Alprostadil sodium

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MedKoo CAT#: 573744

CAS#: 27930-45-6

Description: Alprostadil sodium

Chemical Structure

Alprostadil sodium
CAS# 27930-45-6

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 573744
Name: Alprostadil sodium
CAS#: 27930-45-6
Chemical Formula: C20H33NaO5
Exact Mass: 376.2226
Molecular Weight: 376.47
Elemental Analysis: H, 8.84; Na, 6.11; O, 21.25

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Synonym: Alprostadil sodium, PGE1 sodium salt, Prostaglandin E1 sodium

IUPAC/Chemical Name: Prost-13-en-1-oic acid, 11,15-dihydroxy-9-oxo-, monosodium salt, (11alpha,13E,15S)-


InChi Code: 1S/C20H34O5.Na/c1-2-3-6-9-15(21)12-13-17-16(18(22)14-19(17)23)10-7-4-5-8-11-20(24)25;/h12-13,15-17,19,21,23H,2-11,14H2,1H3,(H,24,25);/q;+1/p-1/b13-12+;/t15-,16+,17+,19+;/m0./s1

SMILES Code: CCCCC[C@@H](/C=C/[C@H]1[C@@H](CC(=O)[C@@H]1CCCCCCC(=O)[O-])O)O.[Na+]

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 376.47 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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