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P6004

Sigma-Aldrich

Prednisolone

≥99%

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Synonym(s):
1,4-Pregnadiene-11β,17α,21-triol-3,20-dione, 1-Dehydrocortisol, 1-Dehydrohydrocortisone, 11β,17α,21-Trihydroxy-1,4-pregnadiene-3,20-dione
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C21H28O5
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
360.44
Beilstein:
1354103
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

biological source

synthetic (organic)

Quality Level

sterility

non-sterile

Assay

≥99%

form

powder

mp

240 °C (dec.) (lit.)

solubility

chloroform: methanol (1:1): 50 mg/mL, clear, colorless to faintly yellow

originator

Johnson & Johnson

shipped in

ambient

storage temp.

room temp

SMILES string

O=C1C=C[C@@]2(C)C(CC[C@]3([H])[C@]2([H])[C@@H](O)C[C@@]4(C)[C@@]3([H])CC[C@]4(O)C(CO)=O)=C1

InChI

1S/C21H28O5/c1-19-7-5-13(23)9-12(19)3-4-14-15-6-8-21(26,17(25)11-22)20(15,2)10-16(24)18(14)19/h5,7,9,14-16,18,22,24,26H,3-4,6,8,10-11H2,1-2H3/t14-,15-,16-,18+,19-,20-,21-/m0/s1

InChI key

OIGNJSKKLXVSLS-VWUMJDOOSA-N

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Prednisolone ≥99%

Sigma-Aldrich

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Prednisolone

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PHR1043

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Supelco

46656

Prednisolone

Prednisolone United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

USP

1555005

Prednisolone

form

powder

form

-

form

-

form

-

solubility

chloroform: methanol (1:1): 50 mg/mL, clear, colorless to faintly yellow

solubility

-

solubility

-

solubility

-

originator

Johnson & Johnson

originator

-

originator

-

originator

-

shipped in

ambient

shipped in

-

shipped in

-

shipped in

-

storage temp.

room temp

storage temp.

2-30°C

storage temp.

-

storage temp.

2-8°C

General description

Prednisolone prevents protease activity in vitro. It stimulates myogenesis and inhibits apoptosis. Prednisolone is used to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), gout arthritis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbations.

Application

Prednisolone has been used for the Δ1-dehydrogenation of hydrocortisone by gel entrapped arthrobacter simplex cells.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Prednisolone is a glucocorticoid with anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive activity.

Features and Benefits

This compound was developed by Johnson & Johnson. To browse the list of other pharma-developed compounds and Approved Drugs/Drug Candidates, click here.

Analysis Note

Actual content given on label

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Health hazard

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Repr. 1B

Storage Class Code

6.1C - Combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic compounds or compounds which causing chronic effects

WGK

WGK 2

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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