Certificate of Analysis


Catalog Number: M1876
Product Name: Valproic acid sodium salt
CAS Number: 1069-66-5

Physical and Chemical Properties
Formula: C8H15NaO2
Molecular Weight: 166.19
Solubility: DMSO ≥30 mg/mL, Water ≥50 mg/mL
Long-term Storage: at -20°C
Chemical Structure: Valproic acid sodium salt Structure
Analytical Data
HPLC: Shows Min >99% purity
H-NMR: Consistent with structure
Product Information
Description: Valproic acid (VPA) is a histone deacetylase inhibitor which is reported to enhance central GABAergic neurotransmission and inhibit Na+ channels.
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.