86139

Sigma-Aldrich

Docusate sodium salt

BioUltra, ≥99.0% (TLC)

Synonym(s):
Sulfosuccinic acid bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester sodium salt, AOT, Sodium bis(2-ethylhexyl) sulfosuccinate, Sulfobutanedioic acid bis(2-ethylhexyl ester) sodium salt, ‘Dioctyl’ sulfosuccinate sodium salt, Bis(2-ethylhexyl) sulfosuccinate sodium salt
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C20H37NaO7S
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
444.56
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
4117588
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.25

description

anionic

Quality Level

product line

BioUltra

assay

≥99.0% (TLC)

mol wt

444.56 g/mol

impurities

insoluble matter, passes filter test

loss

≤1% loss on drying, 110 °C (HV)

solubility

methanol: 0.1 M at 20 °C, clear, colorless

anion traces

chloride (Cl-): ≤100 mg/kg

cation traces

Al: ≤5 mg/kg
As: ≤0.1 mg/kg
Ba: ≤5 mg/kg
Bi: ≤5 mg/kg
Ca: ≤10 mg/kg
Cd: ≤5 mg/kg
Co: ≤5 mg/kg
Cr: ≤5 mg/kg
Cu: ≤5 mg/kg
Fe: ≤5 mg/kg
K: ≤100 mg/kg
Li: ≤5 mg/kg
Mg: ≤5 mg/kg
Mn: ≤5 mg/kg
Mo: ≤5 mg/kg
Ni: ≤5 mg/kg
Pb: ≤5 mg/kg
Sr: ≤5 mg/kg
Zn: ≤5 mg/kg

λ

0.1 M in methanol

UV absorption

λ: 260 nm Amax: 0.1
λ: 280 nm Amax: 0.05

SMILES string

[Na+].CCCCC(CC)COC(=O)CC(C(=O)OCC(CC)CCCC)S([O-])(=O)=O

InChI

1S/C20H38O7S.Na/c1-5-9-11-16(7-3)14-26-19(21)13-18(28(23,24)25)20(22)27-15-17(8-4)12-10-6-2;/h16-18H,5-15H2,1-4H3,(H,23,24,25);/q;+1/p-1

InChI key

APSBXTVYXVQYAB-UHFFFAOYSA-M

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Application

Forms reverse micelles in hydrocarbon solvents; Suitable for the solubilization of the major myelin transmembrane proteolipid

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Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Nader Emami et al.
Journal of otolaryngology - head & neck surgery = Le Journal d'oto-rhino-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico-faciale, 41(5), 316-319 (2012-10-25)
Docusate sodium (Colace) is an off-label ceruminolytic agent used to soften ear wax and relieve ear canal obstruction. At present, its effect on hearing in the presence of tympanic membrane (TM) perforation is not clear. The present study aimed to...
Marc-Elie Nader et al.
Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 146(3), 455-460 (2011-11-22)
(1) To evaluate the ototoxic potential of docusate sodium and mineral oil and (2) to compare the cerumenolytic properties of these agents to water and a commercially available product. Prospective animal study. Docusate sodium and mineral oil are being used...
Anna McNanley et al.
Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery, 18(2), 82-85 (2012-03-29)
The goals of this study were to assess the effect of a standardized postoperative bowel regimen of over-the-counter medications on (1) time to first bowel movement (BM) and (2) pain level associated with first BM in subjects undergoing minimally invasive...
U Thapa et al.
Journal of colloid and interface science, 406, 172-177 (2013-07-06)
Understanding the mechanism that controls the folding/unfolding of proteins in the presence of urea continues to be a subject of research, and since micelles mimic biological aggregates, equal importance has been given to the study of surfactants in the presence...
Johnson Mathew et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1231, 46-51 (2012-03-01)
Dioctyl sulfosuccinate (DOSS) was a major component of the dispersants most used in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill incident response. This analytical method quantifies salt water DOSS concentrations to a reporting limit of 20 μg/L, which was below the...

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