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Dexamethasone, 98%, Alfa Aesar™

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50-02-2
C22H29FO5
392.467
MFCD00064136
UREBDLICKHMUKA-CXSFZGCWSA-N
dexamethasone,decadron,dexamethazone,maxidex,decaspray,desametasone,hexadecadrol,dexacort,dexasone,hexadrol
5743
CHEBI:41879
(8S,9R,10S,11S,13S,14S,16R,17R)-9-fluoro-11,17-dihydroxy-17-(2-hydroxyacetyl)-10,13,16-trimethyl-6,7,8,11,12,14,15,16-octahydrocyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-one
CC1CC2C3CCC4=CC(=O)C=CC4(C3(C(CC2(C1(C(=O)CO)O)C)O)F)C
50-02-2
C22H29FO5
392.467
MFCD00064136
UREBDLICKHMUKA-CXSFZGCWSA-N
dexamethasone,decadron,dexamethazone,maxidex,decaspray,desametasone,hexadecadrol,dexacort,dexasone,hexadrol
5743
CHEBI:41879
(8S,9R,10S,11S,13S,14S,16R,17R)-9-fluoro-11,17-dihydroxy-17-(2-hydroxyacetyl)-10,13,16-trimethyl-6,7,8,11,12,14,15,16-octahydrocyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-one
CC1CC2C3CCC4=CC(=O)C=CC4(C3(C(CC2(C1(C(=O)CO)O)C)O)F)C
Applications
Anti-inflammatory glucocorticoidDexamethasone is used to treat inflammatory and autoimmune conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis and bronchospasm. It is useful to study apoptosis, cell signaling pathways and gene expression. It is associated with marbofloxacin and clotrimazole and finds application in veterinary medicine to treat difficult ear infections in dogs. It is also used to treat horses with swelling of of distal limbs and general bruising in combination with trichlormethiazide. It is also an anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid.

Solubility
Soluble in ethanol and dimethyl sulfoxide. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Light sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Melting Point ∽260°C (decomposition)
Sensitivity Light sensitive
Quantity 1g
Assay Percent Range 98%
Beilstein 2066651
Merck Index 14,2943
Solubility Information Soluble in ethanol and dimethyl sulfoxide. Insoluble in water.
Formula Weight 392.47
Percent Purity 98%
Chemical Name or Material Dexamethasone

GHS H Statement
H361
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.

P201-P202-P281-P308+P313-P501c

H341-H351

EINECSNumber : 200-003-9

RTECSNumber : TU3980000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures