Certificate of Analysis


Catalog Number: M3497
Product Name: Simvastatin
CAS Number: 79902-63-9

Physical and Chemical Properties
Formula: C25H38O5
Molecular Weight: 418.57
Solubility: DMSO 80 mg/mL
Long-term Storage: at -20°C
Chemical Structure: Simvastatin Structure
Analytical Data
HPLC: Shows Min 99.83% purity
H-NMR: Consistent with structure
Product Information
Description: Simvastatin is a competitive inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase with Ki of 0.1-0.2 nM .
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.