Pharm-Rx Mesalamine

Chemical Name: Mesalazine

CAS Number: 89-57-6

Synonyms: 3-carboxy-4-hydroxyaniline, 5-Aminosalicylate, 5-Aminosalicylic acid, 5-ASA, m-Aminosalicylic acid, Mesalamine

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    Identification & Functionality

    Chemical Name
    Molecular formula
    C₇H₇NO₃
    Chemical Structure

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    Definition

    Mesalamine contains NLT 98.5% and NMT 101.5% of mesalamine (C₇H₇NO₃), calculated on the dried basis.

    Applications & Uses

    Properties

    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Molecular Weight153.14

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in tight, light-resistant containers.