Rosuvastatin calcium

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Cat.No. 6343 - Rosuvastatin calcium | C22H27FN3O6S.½Ca | CAS No. 147098-20-2
Description: Potent HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor
Chemical Name: (3R,5S,6E)-7-[4-(4-Fluorophenyl)-6-isopropyl-2-[methyl(methylsulfonyl)amino]pyrimidin-5-yl])-3,5-dihydroxyhept-6-enoic acid hemicalcium salt
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)

Biological Activity

Potent HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (IC50 = 5.4 nM). Inhibits cholesterol synthesis in rat hepatocytes in vitro and in vivo. Reduces plasma LDL cholesterol levels. Orally bioavailable.

Technical Data

M. Wt 500.57
Formula C22H27FN3O6S.½Ca
Storage Store at +4°C
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 147098-20-2
PubChem ID 5282455
Smiles CC(C1=C(C(C2=CC=C(F)C=C2)=NC(N(S(C)(=O)=O)C)=N1)/C=C/[C@@H](O)C[C@@H](O)CC(O[Ca]OC(C[C@H](O)C[C@H](O)/C=C/C(C(C3=CC=C(F)C=C3)=NC(N(S(C)(=O)=O)C)=N4)=C4C(C)C)=O)=O)C

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 50.06 100

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 500.57. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 2 mL 9.99 mL 19.98 mL
5 mM 0.4 mL 2 mL 4 mL
10 mM 0.2 mL 1 mL 2 mL
50 mM 0.04 mL 0.2 mL 0.4 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

McTaggart et al (2001) Preclinical and clinical pharmacology of Rosuvastatin, a new 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A reductase inhibitor. Am.J.Cardiol. 87 28B PMID: 11256847

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