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76904 Sigma-Aldrich

Vecuronium bromide

Synonym: 1-[(2β,3α,5α,16β,17β)-3,17-Bis(acetyloxy)-2-(1-piperidinyl)androstan-16-yl]-1-methyl-piperidinium bromide

  • CAS Number 50700-72-6

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C34H57BrN2O4

  • Molecular Weight 637.73

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 4837308

  •  EC Number 256-723-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00867762

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329767429

  •  NACRES NA.77

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Properties

biological source   synthetic
assay   ≥97.0% (TLC)
form   powder or crystals
functional group   carboxylic acid
SMILES string   [Br-].CC(=O)O[C@H]1C[C@@H]2CC[C@@H]3[C@H](CC[C@@]4(C)[C@H]3C[C@@H]([C@@H]4OC(C)=O)[N+]5(C)CCCCC5)[C@@]2(C)C[C@@H]1N6CCCCC6
InChI   1S/C34H57N2O4.BrH/c1-23(37)39-31-20-25-12-13-26-27(34(25,4)22-29(31)35-16-8-6-9-17-35)14-15-33(3)28(26)21-30(32(33)40-24(2)38)36(5)18-10-7-11-19-36;/h25-32H,6-22H2,1-5H3;1H/q+1;/p-1/t25-,26+,27-,28-,29-,30-,31-,32-,33-,34-;/m0./s1
InChI key   VEPSYABRBFXYIB-PWXDFCLTSA-M
Gene Information   human ... CHRNA1(1134), CHRNB1(1140), CHRND(1144), CHRNE(1145), CHRNG(1146)

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Vecuronium Bromide is an aminosteroidal neuromuscular blocking agent. It relaxes the skeletal muscle and decreases oxygen consumption during surgery. It competes with acetylcholine and bind to cholinergic receptors at neuromuscular junctions.

Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
RTECS 
TN4875000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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