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B7005 Sigma-Aldrich

Betamethasone

≥98%

Synonym: 9α-Fluoro-11β,17α,21-trihydroxy-16β-methylpregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 9α-Fluoro-16β-methyl-11β,17α,21-trihydroxy-1,4-pregnadiene-3,20-dione, 9α-Fluoro-16β-methylprednisolone

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Properties

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InChI Key   UREBDLICKHMUKA-DVTGEIKXSA-N
assay   ≥98%
mp   235-237 °C (lit.)
Gene Information   human ... ABCB1(5243), CYP3A4(1576), IL4(3565), IL5(3567), NR3C1(2908)
mouse ... Abcb1a(18671), Abcb1b(18669), Ifng(15978), Nos2(18126), Tnf(21926)
rat ... Ar(24208), Nr3c1(24413), Tnf(24835)

Description

Application

Betamethasone has been used as a corticosteroid (CORT) standard.

Packaging

100, 500 mg in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Betamethasone, an isomer of dexamethasone is also termed as 9α-fluoro-16β-methyl-11 β,17,21-trihydroxypregna-1,4-dien-3,20-dione or 9α-fluoro-16β-methylprednisolone (27.1.52). It can be used as an anti-itch agent and treating dermatitis and eczema.

Features and Benefits

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Target organs 
Endocrine system, Kidney, Liver
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
2

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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References

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