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Ligustilide

≥96% (HPLC)

Synonym: 3-butylidene-4,5-dihydro-1(3H)-isobenzofuranone, 3-butylidene-4,5-dihydrophthalide

  • CAS Number 4431-01-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C12H14O2

  • Molecular Weight 190.24

  •  MDL number MFCD01861511

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329824991

  •  NACRES NA.25

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Related Categories Cell Biology, Nutrition Research, Other Biochemical, Phytochemicals by Chemical Classification
InChI Key   IQVQXVFMNOFTMU-FLIBITNWSA-N
assay   ≥96% (HPLC)
form   liquid
storage temp.   −20°C

Description

General description

Ligustilide is a phthalide derivative and is one of the main compounds of Danggui essential oil and Rhizoma Chuanxiong, a Chinese medicinal herb.

Packaging

25 mg in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Ligustilide can inhibit the proliferation of and cell cycle progression of vascular smooth muscle cells and inhibits vasoconstriction. It increases vasodilation, anti-thrombosis, and serotonergic activity and decreases platelet aggregation. It has been shown to have broad applications in the study and treatment of cardiovascular diseases and ischemic brain injury. Ligustilide has an ability to reduce neurogenic and inflammatory pain. Thus, it can be used as a potent therapeutic to treat several pain syndromes including primary dysmenorrhoea.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
UN 2810 6.1 / PGIII
RTECS 
NP6810000

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