Edoxudine hydrate

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MedKoo CAT#: 584382

CAS#: 15176-29-1

Description: Edoxudine is an antiviral agent that has been found to have good efficacy in vivo experiments on hairless mice infected with herpes simplex virus 1.

Chemical Structure

Edoxudine hydrate
CAS# 15176-29-1

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 584382
Name: Edoxudine hydrate
CAS#: 15176-29-1
Chemical Formula: C11H18N2O6
Exact Mass: 256.1059
Molecular Weight: 274.273
Elemental Analysis: C, 48.17; H, 6.62; N, 10.21; O, 35.00

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Synonym: Edoxudine; EUdR; Epoxudine; Aedurid; Edoxudine hydrate

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2'-Deoxy-5-ethyluridine hydrate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C11H16N2O5.H2O/c1-2-6-4-13(11(17)12-10(6)16)9-3-7(15)8(5-14)18-9;/h4,7-9,14-15H,2-3,5H2,1H3,(H,12,16,17);1H2/t7-,8+,9+;/m0./s1

SMILES Code: OC[C@@H]1[C@H](C[C@H](N2C(NC(C(CC)=C2)=O)=O)O1)O.[H]O[H]

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: >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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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 274.273 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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