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C0399 Sigma-Aldrich

Cromolyn sodium salt

≥95%

Synonym: Cromoglycate, Cromoglycic acid

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Related Categories Approved Therapeutics/Drug Candidates, Bioactive Small Molecule Alphabetical Index, Bioactive Small Molecules, CI-CZ, Cell Biology,
Quality Level   200
assay   ≥95%
originator   Sanofi Aventis
SMILES string   [Na].OC(COc1cccc2OC(=CC(=O)c12)C(O)=O)COc3cccc4OC(=CC(=O)c34)C(O)=O
InChI   1S/C23H16O11.Na.H/c24-11(9-31-14-3-1-5-16-20(14)12(25)7-18(33-16)22(27)28)10-32-15-4-2-6-17-21(15)13(26)8-19(34-17)23(29)30;;/h1-8,11,24H,9-10H2,(H,27,28)(H,29,30);;
InChI key   UXMUBZWVLQEMRB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Cromolyn sodium is a mast stabilizer, which is used to treat allergies. It is a bischromone and functions as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It inhibits the release of histamines from mast cells.

Application

Cromolyn sodium salt has been used to block mast cell activation and to inhibit histamine secretion from rodent peritoneal mast cells. It has also been used to stabilize mast cells.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Cromolyn blocks the release of histamine and other pro-inflammatory mediators from mast cells.

Features and Benefits

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

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Target organs 
Respiratory system
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
RTECS 
DJ2380000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

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Protocols & Articles

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