Carnosine hydrochloride

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MedKoo CAT#: 412375

CAS#: 5852-99-3 (HCl)

Description: Carnosine hydrochloride is the salt form of Carnosine (free base), a naturally occurring dipeptide neuropeptide found in muscles.

Chemical Structure

Carnosine hydrochloride
CAS# 5852-99-3 (HCl)

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 412375
Name: Carnosine hydrochloride
CAS#: 5852-99-3 (HCl)
Chemical Formula: C9H15ClN4O3
Exact Mass:
Molecular Weight: 262.694
Elemental Analysis: Chemical Formula: Exact Mass: 262.0833 Molecular Weight: Elemental Analysis: C, 41.15; H, 5.76; Cl, 13.49; N, 21.33; O, 18.27

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Related CAS #: 305-84-0 (free base)   5852-99-3 (HCl)  

Synonym: Carnosine hydrochloride; UNII5II09M0I3L; UNII 5II09M0I3L; UNII-5II09M0I3L

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (3-aminopropanoyl)-L-histidine hydrochloride


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C9H14N4O3.ClH/c10-2-1-8(14)13-7(9(15)16)3-6-4-11-5-12-6;/h4-5,7H,1-3,10H2,(H,11,12)(H,13,14)(H,15,16);1H/t7-;/m0./s1

SMILES Code: NCCC(N[C@H](C(O)=O)Cc1[nH]cnc1)=O.Cl

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 262.694 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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