Certificate of Analysis


Catalog Number: M6061
Product Name: Xylometazoline HCl
CAS Number: 1218-35-5

Physical and Chemical Properties
Formula: C16H24N2.HCl
Molecular Weight: 280.84
Solubility: 56 mg/mL in water
Long-term Storage: at -20°C
Chemical Structure: Xylometazoline HCl Structure
Analytical Data
HPLC: Shows Min >98% purity
H-NMR: Consistent with structure
Product Information
Description: Xylometazoline is an α-adrenoceptor agonist commonly used as nasal decongestant, exhibits highest potency at α2B-adrenoceptor subtype with EC50 of 99 μM.
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.