|Solubility:||8 mg/mL in DMSO|
|Long-term Storage:||at -20°C|
|HPLC:||Shows Min >98% purity|
|H-NMR:||Consistent with structure|
|Description:||Lovastatin is an inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase with IC50 of 3.4 nM in a cell-free assay, used for lowering cholesterol (hypolipidemic agent).|
|Stability and Solubility Advice:|| Information concerning product stability, particularly in solution, has rarely been reported and in most cases we can only offer a general guide.
We recommend that stock solutions, once prepared, are stored aliquoted in tightly sealed vials at -20°C or below and used within 1 month.