Triamcinolone hexacetonide

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CAS#: 5611-51-8 (hexacetonide)

Description: Triamcinolone hexacetonide is an anti-inflammatory.

Chemical Structure

Triamcinolone hexacetonide
CAS# 5611-51-8 (hexacetonide)

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 592948
Name: Triamcinolone hexacetonide
CAS#: 5611-51-8 (hexacetonide)
Chemical Formula: C30H41FO7
Exact Mass: 532.28
Molecular Weight: 532.650
Elemental Analysis: C, 67.65; H, 7.76; F, 3.57; O, 21.03

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Related CAS #: 76-25-5 (acetonide), 124-94-7 (free), 67-78-7 (diacetate), 5611-51-8 (hexacetonide),

Synonym: Triamcinolone hexacetonide

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (11beta,16alpha)-21-(3,3-Dimethyl-1-oxobutoxy)-9-fluoro-11-hydroxy-16,17-((1-methylethylidene)bis(oxy))pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C30H41FO7/c1-25(2,3)15-24(35)36-16-22(34)30-23(37-26(4,5)38-30)13-20-19-9-8-17-12-18(32)10-11-27(17,6)29(19,31)21(33)14-28(20,30)7/h10-12,19-21,23,33H,8-9,13-16H2,1-7H3/t19-,20-,21-,23-,27-,28-,29-,30+/m0/s1

SMILES Code: C[C@@]12[C@@]3(C(COC(CC(C)(C)C)=O)=O)[C@](OC(C)(O3)C)([H])C[C@@]1([H])[C@]4([H])CCC5=CC(C=C[C@]5(C)[C@@]4(F)[C@@H](O)C2)=O

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: 2934.99.03.00

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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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