|Molecular Formula:||C22H29FO5 |
|CAS No.: ||50-02-2|
Dexamethasone is a white or almost white, crystalline powder. It is practically insoluble in water, sparingly soluble in anhydrous ethanol, slightly soluble in methylene chloride.
Dexamethasone can be used to treat allergic diseases such as atopic dermatitis, drug dermatitis (drug rash), serum disease, rhinitis, drug reaction, urticaria, allergic purpura and the like. It can also be used for the adjuvant treatment of cardiogenic shock caused by septic shock, anaphylactic shock and acute myocardial infarction or myocardial block.
|Appearance||White or almost white, crystalline powder.|
|Specific optical rotation||+ 86° to + 92°|
|Loss on drying||≤0.5%|
|Assay ||97.0% - 103.0%|
Packing and Storage
Preserve in well-closed containers.