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1065210 USP

Berberine chloride

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym: Berberine chloride form, Natural Yellow 18

  • CAS Number 633-65-8

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C20H18ClNO4

  • Molecular Weight 371.81

  •  Colour Index Number 75160

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 3836585

  •  MDL number MFCD00011939

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329748923

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grade   pharmaceutical primary standard
mfr. no.   USP
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
SMILES string   COC1=C(C=[N+](CCC2=C3C=C4C(OCO4)=C2)C3=C5)C5=CC=C1OC.[Cl-]
InChI   1S/C20H18NO4.ClH/c1-22-17-4-3-12-7-16-14-9-19-18(24-11-25-19)8-13(14)5-6-21(16)10-15(12)20(17)23-2;/h3-4,7-10H,5-6,11H2,1-2H3;1H/q+1;/p-1
InChI key   VKJGBAJNNALVAV-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Description

General description

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.
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Application

Fluorescent stain for heparin in mast cells

Biochem/physiol Actions

An alkaloid with weak antibiotic properties. Substrate for MDR efflux pumps. Antimicrobial activities of berberine is potentiated by the MDR inhibitor 5´-methoxyhydnocarpin (5´-MHC). Berberine upregulates the expression of Pgp in hepatoma cells. Treatment with berberine potentially results in the reduced accumulation of chemotherapeutic drugs.

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Other Notes

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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

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