Certificate of Analysis


Catalog Number: M5336
Product Name: Phenformin HCl
CAS Number: 834-28-6

Physical and Chemical Properties
Formula: C10H15N5.HCl
Molecular Weight: 241.72
Solubility: 48 mg/mL in DMSO
Storage: at -20°C
Chemical Structure: Phenformin HCl Structure
Analytical Data
HPLC: Shows Min 99.65% purity
H-NMR: Consistent with structure
Product Information
Description: Phenformin HCl is a hydrochloride salt of phenformin that is an anti-diabetic drug from the biguanide class. It activates AMPK, increasing activity and phosphorylation.
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