Methotrexate - CAS # 59-05-2


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CAS 59-05-2 - Methotrexate

Chemical Name:  Methotrexate

Chemical Formula:  C20H22N8O5

CAS Number:  59-05-2

EC Number (EINECS):  200-413-8

Synonyms:  L-Glutamic acid, N-[4-[[(2,4-diamino-6-pteridinyl)methyl]methylamino]benzoyl]-;Glutamic acid, N-[p-[[(2,4-diamino-6-pteridinyl)methyl]methylamino]benzoyl]-, L-(+)-;Amethopterin;CL-14377;MTX;NSC 740;R 9985;4-Amino-N(Sup10)-methylpteroylglutamic acid;4-Amino-10-methylfolic acid;(+)-Amethopterin;L-Amethopterin;Amethopterine;Antifolan;EMT 25,299;Glutamic acid, N-(p-(((2,4-diamino-6-pteridinyl)methyl)methylamino)benzoyl)-, L-;Glutamic acid, N-(p-(((2,

Appearance:  yellow powder

Melting Point:  ca. 192 C

Water Solubility:  insoluble

Stability:  Stable, but light sensitive and hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong acids, strong oxidizing agents. Store at -15C or below.

Molecular Weight:  454.4396

Alternate Names:  Methotrexate | METHOTREXATE

Department:  Organics

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