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CAS#: 195157-34-7

Description: Valomaciclovir is a DNA polymerase inhibitor potentially for treatment of acute herpes zoster and EB virus infection.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 195157-34-7

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 576165
Name: Valomaciclovir
CAS#: 195157-34-7
Chemical Formula: C15H24N6O4
Exact Mass: 352.1859
Molecular Weight: 352.39
Elemental Analysis: C, 51.13; H, 6.87; N, 23.85; O, 18.16

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Synonym: H2G prodrug; Valomaciclovir

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (R)-4-(2-amino-6-oxo-1,6-dihydro-9H-purin-9-yl)-3-(hydroxymethyl)butyl L-valinate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C15H24N6O4/c1-8(2)10(16)14(24)25-4-3-9(6-22)5-21-7-18-11-12(21)19-15(17)20-13(11)23/h7-10,22H,3-6,16H2,1-2H3,(H3,17,19,20,23)/t9-,10+/m1/s1

SMILES Code: CC(C)[C@H](N)C(=O)OCC[C@@H](CO)Cn1cnc2C(=O)NC(=Nc12)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: To be determined

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: to be determined

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 352.39 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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3: Tyring SK, Plunkett S, Scribner AR, Broker RE, Herrod JN, Handke LT, Wise JM, Martin PA; Valomaciclovir Zoster Study Group. Valomaciclovir versus valacyclovir for the treatment of acute herpes zoster in immunocompetent adults: a randomized, double-blind, active-controlled trial. J Med Virol. 2012 Aug;84(8):1224-32. doi: 10.1002/jmv.23329. PubMed PMID: 22711350.

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