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MedKoo CAT#: 585330

CAS#: 123122-55-4

Description: Candoxatril is a neutral endopeptidase inhibitor and natriuretic used in the treatment of hypertension.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 123122-55-4

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 585330
Name: Candoxatril
CAS#: 123122-55-4
Chemical Formula: C29H41NO7
Exact Mass: 515.2883
Molecular Weight: 515.647
Elemental Analysis: C, 67.55; H, 8.01; N, 2.72; O, 21.72

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Synonym: Candoxatril; UK-79,300; UK79,300; UK 79,300

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 4-[[1-[(2S)-3-(2,3-dihydro-1H-inden-5-yloxy)-2-(2-methoxyethoxymethyl)-3-oxopropyl]cyclopentanecarbonyl]amino]cyclohexane-1-carboxylic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C29H41NO7/c1-35-15-16-36-19-23(27(33)37-25-12-9-20-5-4-6-22(20)17-25)18-29(13-2-3-14-29)28(34)30-24-10-7-21(8-11-24)26(31)32/h9,12,17,21,23-24H,2-8,10-11,13-16,18-19H2,1H3,(H,30,34)(H,31,32)/t21?,23-,24?/m0/s1


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

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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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