Certificate of Analysis


Catalog Number: M5765
Product Name: Megestrol Acetate
CAS Number: 595-33-5

Physical and Chemical Properties
Formula: C24H32O4
Molecular Weight: 384.51
Solubility: 33 mg/mL in DMSO
Long-term Storage: at -20°C
Chemical Structure: Megestrol Acetate Structure
Analytical Data
HPLC: Shows Min >98% purity
H-NMR: Consistent with structure
Product Information
Description: Megestrol acetate is a synthetic progestogen, used to treat breast cancer and loss of appetite.
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.