(±)-Clopidogrel hydrochloride

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Description: Selective P2Y12 antagonist
Alternative Names: Plavix
Chemical Name: Methyl 2-(4,5,6,7-tetrahydrothieno[3,2-c]pyridin-5-yl)-2-(2-chlorophenyl)acetate hydrochloride
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
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Biological Activity for (±)-Clopidogrel hydrochloride

(±)-Clopidogrel hydrochloride is a selective, high affinity P2Y12 receptor antagonist (pKi = 6.9 for hP2Y12 receptor). Inhibits ADP-induced platelet aggregation; potent antithrombotic agent. Requires bioactivation, unlike PSB 0739.

Active Enantiomer also available.

Technical Data for (±)-Clopidogrel hydrochloride

M. Wt 358.28
Formula C16H16NO2SCl.HCl
Storage Desiccate at +4°C
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 130209-90-4
PubChem ID 22386150
Smiles Cl.COC(=O)C(N1CCC2=C(C1)C=CS2)C1=C(Cl)C=CC=C1

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Solubility Data for (±)-Clopidogrel hydrochloride

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 35.83 100
ethanol 35.83 100

Preparing Stock Solutions for (±)-Clopidogrel hydrochloride

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 358.28. 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 2.79 mL 13.96 mL 27.91 mL
5 mM 0.56 mL 2.79 mL 5.58 mL
10 mM 0.28 mL 1.4 mL 2.79 mL
50 mM 0.06 mL 0.28 mL 0.56 mL

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Product Datasheets for (±)-Clopidogrel hydrochloride

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References for (±)-Clopidogrel hydrochloride

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Kugelgen (2006) Pharmacological profiles of cloned mammalian P2Y-receptor subtypes. Pharmacol.Ther. 110 415 PMID: 16257449

Savi et al (2001) P2Y12, a new platelet ADP receptor, target of clopid. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comm. 283 379

Savi and Herbert (2005) Clopidogrel and ticlopidine: P2Y12 adenosine diphosphate-receptor antagonists for the prevention of atherothrombosis. Semin.Thromb.Haemostas. 31 174

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P2X and P2Y Receptors Scientific Review

P2X and P2Y Receptors Scientific Review

Written by Kenneth Jacobson, this review provides an overview of the different subtypes and structures of the P2 receptor families, as well as the pharmacological probes used to study them; compounds available from Tocris are listed.