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MedKoo CAT#: 307109

CAS#: 864821-90-9 (free base)

Description: Eluxadoline is an orally-active drug approved for the treatment of diarrhea and abdominal pain in individuals with diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-D). Eluxadoline is a μ- and κ-opioid receptor agonist and δ-opioid receptor antagonist that acts locally in the enteric nervous system, possibly decreasing adverse effects on the central nervous system. This product is discontinued (DEA Schedule IV).

Chemical Structure

CAS# 864821-90-9 (free base)

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 307109
Name: Eluxadoline
CAS#: 864821-90-9 (free base)
Chemical Formula: C32H35N5O5
Exact Mass: 569.26382
Molecular Weight: 569.66
Elemental Analysis: C, 67.47; H, 6.19; N, 12.29; O, 14.04

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Related CAS #: 864825-13-8 (HCl)   864821-90-9 (free base)    

Synonym: JNJ-27018966; JNJ27018966; JNJ 27018966; Eluxadoline, brand name: Viberzi.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 5-(((S)-2-amino-3-(4-carbamoyl-2,6-dimethylphenyl)-N-((S)-1-(5-phenyl-1H-imidazol-2-yl)ethyl)propanamido)methyl)-2-methoxybenzoic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C32H35N5O5/c1-18-12-23(29(34)38)13-19(2)24(18)15-26(33)31(39)37(17-21-10-11-28(42-4)25(14-21)32(40)41)20(3)30-35-16-27(36-30)22-8-6-5-7-9-22/h5-14,16,20,26H,15,17,33H2,1-4H3,(H2,34,38)(H,35,36)(H,40,41)/t20-,26-/m0/s1

SMILES Code: CC1=CC(=CC(=C1C[C@@H](C(=O)N(CC2=CC(=C(C=C2)OC)C(=O)O)[C@@H](C)C3=NC=C(N3)C4=CC=CC=C4)N)C)C(=O)N

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, not in water

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).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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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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