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MedKoo CAT#: 314226

CAS#: 130308-48-4

Description: Icatibant is a peptidomimetic drug consisting of ten amino acids, which is a selective and specific antagonist of bradykinin B2 receptors. It has been approved by the European Commission for the symptomatic treatment of acute attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) in adults with C1-esterase-inhibitor deficiency.

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Icatibant, purity > 98%, is in stock. Current shipping out time is about 2 weeks after order is received. CoA, QC data and MSDS documents are available in one week after order is received.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 314226
Name: Icatibant
CAS#: 130308-48-4
Chemical Formula: C59H89N19O13S
Exact Mass: 1303.66079
Molecular Weight: 1304.52
Elemental Analysis: C, 54.32; H, 6.88; N, 20.40; O, 15.94; S, 2.46

Synonym: Firazyr

IUPAC/Chemical Name: D-Arginyl-L-arginyl-L-prolyl-L[(4R)-4-hydroxyprolyl]-glycyl-L[3-(2-thienyl)alanyl]-L-seryl-D-(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroisoquinolin-3-ylcarbonyl)-L[(3aS,7aS)-octahydroindol-2-ylcarbonyl]-L-arginine


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C59H89N19O13S/c60-36(13-5-19-68-57(62)63)49(83)73-40(15-6-20-69-58(64)65)51(85)75-21-7-16-44(75)54(88)76(52(86)42-25-34(80)28-71-42)29-47(81)77(50(84)37(61)26-35-12-8-22-92-35)46(30-79)55(89)78(53(87)43-24-32-10-3-4-14-38(32)72-43)45(56(90)91)18-17-39(74-59(66)67)48(82)41-23-31-9-1-2-11-33(31)27-70-41/h1-2,8-9,11-12,22,32,34,36-46,70-72,79-80H,3-7,10,13-21,23-30,60-61H2,(H,73,83)(H,90,91)(H4,62,63,68)(H4,64,65,69)(H4,66,67,74)/t32-,34+,36+,37-,38-,39?,40-,41?,42?,43?,44-,45-,46-/m0/s1

SMILES Code: N=C(N)NC(C(C1NCC2=C(C=CC=C2)C1)=O)CC[C@@H](C(O)=O)N(C([C@H](CO)N(C(CN(C([C@H]3N(C([C@H](CCCNC(N)=N)NC([C@@H](CCCNC(N)=N)N)=O)=O)CCC3)=O)C(C4NC[C@H](O)C4)=O)=O)C([C@H](CC5=CC=CS5)N)=O)=O)C(C6N[C@@]7([H])CCCC[C@@]7([H])C6)=O

Technical Data

Solid powder

>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).

Soluble in DMSO.

Shelf Life:
>2 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).

Harmonized System Code:


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