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Lumefantrine

Synonym: (9Z)-2,7-Dichloro-9-[(4-chlorophenyl)methylene]-α-[(dibutylamino)methyl]-9H-fluorene-4-methanol, Benflumetol, CPG-56695

  • CAS Number 82186-77-4

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C30H32Cl3NO

  • Molecular Weight 528.94

  •  MDL number MFCD05662268

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329817625

  •  NACRES NA.77

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Properties

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Quality Level   100
assay   ≥98% (HPLC)
form   powder
color   yellow
solubility   DMSO: 2 mg/mL, clear (warmed)
originator   Novartis
storage temp.   room temp
SMILES string   CCCCN(CCCC)CC(O)c1cc(Cl)cc2C(=C/c3ccc(Cl)cc3)\c4cc(Cl)ccc4-c12
InChI   1S/C30H32Cl3NO/c1-3-5-13-34(14-6-4-2)19-29(35)28-18-23(33)17-27-25(15-20-7-9-21(31)10-8-20)26-16-22(32)11-12-24(26)30(27)28/h7-12,15-18,29,35H,3-6,13-14,19H2,1-2H3/b25-15-
InChI key   DYLGFOYVTXJFJP-MYYYXRDXSA-N

Description

General description

Lumefantrine, also known as benflumetol is an aryl-amino alcohol. It is a member of the group of arylamine alcohols like quinine, mefloquine and halofantrine.

Application

Lumefantrine has been used:
to study its effect on ex-vivo Plasmodium falciparum sensitivity using the tritiated hypoxanthine-based assay
as a standard in the quantification of combined tablet formulation using HPTLC
as a drug molecule in in vitro growth inhibition assay for in vitro B. caballi growth inhibition studies

Packaging

5, 25 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Lumefantrine is is an antimalarial for the treatment of multi-drug resistant strains of falciparum malaria.

Features and Benefits

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

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