|Product name: || Meloxicam|
|Molecular Formula: ||C14H13N3O4S2|
|Molecular Weight: || 351.4|
Meloxicam is a pale yellow powder. It is practically insoluble in water, soluble in dimethylformamide, very slightly soluble in ethanol (96 per cent). It shows polymorphism.
Meloxicam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug with anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic effects. It is suitable for symptomatic treatment of pain, swelling and soft tissue inflammation, traumatic pain, and postoperative pain in rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
|Appearance ||Pale yellow powder.|
|Heavy metals||≤ 20ppm|
|Loss on drying||≤0.5%|
|N-[(2Z)-3-ethyl-5-methylthiazol-2(3H)-ylidene]-4-hydroxy-2-methyl-2H-1,2-benzothiazine-3-carboxamide 1,1-dioxide ||≤0.05%|
|Unspecified impurities ||≤0.10%|
Packing and Storage
Preserve in well-closed containers. Store at room temperature.