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21829-25-4 - Nifedipine, 98% - J62811 - Alfa Aesar

J62811 Nifedipine, 98%

CAS Number
21829-25-4
Synonyms

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
5g 33.06
25g 177.12
100g 443.93
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Nifedipine, 98%

MDL
MFCD00057326
EINECS
244-598-3

Chemical Properties

Formula
C17H18N2O6
Formula Weight
346.33
Form
Powder
Melting point
171-175°
Solubility
Soluble in acetone, methylene chloride, chloroform, ethyl acetate, dimethyl sulfoxide and methanol. Sparingly soluble in ethanol. Insoluble in water.

Applications

L-type calcium channel blocker; induces apoptosis in human glioblastoma cells.Nifedipine is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker used as L-type calcium channel blocker, antianginal and an antihypertensive . It induces apoptosis in human glioblastoma cells. It is used as a coronary vasodilator in the treatment of cardiac and circulatory disorders. Further, it is used in high-altitude medicine to treat high altitude pulmonary edema, hypertension and chronic stable angina. In addition, it is frequently used as a tocolytic agent.

Notes

Light sensitive. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong acids, strong oxidizing agents, caustics, aliphatic amines, amides, diethylamine, potassium hydride and potassium hydroxide.

Literature References

Weerapol, Y.; Limmatvapirat, S.; Jansakul, C.; Takeuchi, H.; Sriamornsak, P. Enhanced dissolution and oral bioavailability of nifedipine by spontaneous emulsifying powders: Effect of solid carriers and dietary state. Eur. J. Pharm. Biopharm. 2015, 91, 25-34.

Miao, X. N.; Siu, K. L.; Cai, H. Nifedipine attenuation of abdominal aortic aneurysm in hypertensive and non-hypertensive mice: Mechanisms and implications. J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol. 2015, 87, 152-159.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302

Harmful if swallowed.

Precautionary Statements: P264-P270-P301+P312-P330-P501a

Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,6528
Harmonized Tariff Code
2933.39
TSCA
No
RTECS
US7975000

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