Pharm-Rx Levetiracetam

Chemical Name: Levetiracetam

CAS Number: 102767-28-2

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    Identification & Functionality

    Chemical Name
    Molecular formula
    C₈H₁₄N₂O₂
    Chemical Structure

    Pharm-Rx Levetiracetam - Chemical Structure - 1

    Definition

    Levetiracetam contains NLT 98.0% and NMT 102.0% of levetiracetam (C8H14N2O2), calculated on the anhydrous and solvent-free basis.

    Applications & Uses

    Properties

    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Molecular Weight170.21

    Regulatory & Compliance

    USP Reference Standards

    USP Levetiracetam RS
    USP Levetiracetam Racemic Mixture RS
    A 1:1 mixture of:
    Levetiracetam S-enantiomer-(2S)-2-(2-oxopyrrolidin-1-yl)butanamide;
    Levetiracetam R-enantiomer (2R)-2-(2-oxopyrrolidin-1-yl)butanamide.
    USP Levetiracetam Related Compound A RS (S)-N-(1-Amino-1-oxobutan-2-yl)-4-chlorobutanamide.
    C8H15ClN2O206.67
    USP Levetiracetam Related Compound B RS(S)-2-Aminobutanamide hydrochloride.
    C4H10N2O · HCl 138.6

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in well-closed containers, and store at room temperature.