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Artemether

≥98% (HPLC)

Synonym: Dihydroartemisinin methyl ether, Dihydroqinghaosu methyl ether, SM-224

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InChI Key   SXYIRMFQILZOAM-HVNFFKDJSA-N
assay   ≥98% (HPLC)
form   powder
optical activity   [α]/D +155 to +175°, c = 0.5 in methanol
color   off-white to light brown
solubility   DMSO: ≥20 mg/mL
originator   Novartis
storage temp.   room temp

Description

Packaging

5, 25 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Artemether is a methyl ether derivative of artemisinin. It is used against multi-drug resistant strains of the malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum, and shows potential in treatment of schistosomiasis.

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GHS07  GHS07
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