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H6278 Sigma-Aldrich

4-Hydroxytamoxifen

≥70% Z isomer (remainder primarily E-isomer)

Synonym: 4-(1-[4-(Dimethylaminoethoxy)phenyl]-2-phenyl-1-butenyl)phenol, 4-OHT, cis/trans-4-Hydroxytamoxifen

  • CAS Number 68392-35-8

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C26H29NO2

  • Molecular Weight 387.51

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24895736

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Properties

Related Categories Antibiotics, Antibiotics A to Z, Antibiotics G-M, Antibiotics by Application, Antineoplastic and Immunosuppressive Antibiotics,
Quality Level   PREMIUM
InChI Key   ZJLDABGSDWXVGE-BDSXMVAQSA-N
assay   ≥98% (HPLC)
form   powder
storage condition   desiccated
  protect from light
solubility   methanol: 10 mg/mL
  ethanol: 20 mg/mL (with heating)
Mode of action   enzyme | inhibits
antibiotic activity spectrum   neoplastics
originator   AstraZeneca
storage temp.   2-8°C
Gene Information   human ... ESR1(2099), ESR2(2100), ESRRG(2104), IL6(3569)
rat ... Ar(24208), Esr1(24890), Esr2(25149)

Description

Packaging

10 mg in poly bottle

50 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Metabolite of the chemotherapeutic drug tamoxifen, exhibiting more potent estrogen agonist/antagonist activity than the parent drug. Also active as intra-membranous inhibitor of lipid peroxidation.

Features and Benefits

This compound is featured on the Nuclear Receptors (Steroids) page of the Handbook of Receptor Classification and Signal Transduction. To browse other handbook pages, click here.

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

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

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Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
SL1210000

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Protocols & Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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