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Candesartan cilexetil

≥98% (HPLC)

Synonym: 2-ethoxy-1-[[2′-(2H-tetrazol-5-yl)[1,1′-biphenyl]-4-yl]methyl]-1H-Benzimidazole-7-carboxylic acid 1-[[(cyclohexyloxy)carbonyl]oxy]ethyl ester, TCV 116, TCY 116

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Properties

Related Categories Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists, Approved Therapeutics/Drug Candidates, Bioactive Small Molecule Alphabetical Index, Bioactive Small Molecules, Biochemicals and Reagents,
InChI Key   GHOSNRCGJFBJIB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥98% (HPLC)
form   powder
color   white to beige
solubility   DMSO: ≥15 mg/mL
originator   Takeda
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Packaging

10 mg in glass bottle

50 mg in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Candesartan cilexetil is the prodrug form of the potent angiotensin II receptor antagonist, candesartan. The prodrug is cleaved by esterases within the intestine to liberate the active molecule.

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