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H6278

Sigma-Aldrich

4-Hydroxytamoxifen

≥70% Z isomer (remainder primarily E-isomer)

Synonym(s):
4-(1-[4-(Dimethylaminoethoxy)phenyl]-2-phenyl-1-butenyl)phenol, cis/trans-4-Hydroxytamoxifen, 4-OHT
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C26H29NO2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
387.51
PubChem Substance ID:

Quality Level

assay

≥98% (HPLC)

form

powder

storage condition

desiccated
protect from light

solubility

methanol: 10 mg/mL
ethanol: 20 mg/mL (with heating)

antibiotic activity spectrum

neoplastics

Mode of action

enzyme | inhibits

originator

AstraZeneca

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CC\C(c1ccccc1)=C(/c2ccc(O)cc2)c3ccc(OCCN(C)C)cc3.CC\C(c4ccccc4)=C(\c5ccc(O)cc5)c6ccc(OCCN(C)C)cc6

InChI

1S/2C26H29NO2/c2*1-4-25(20-8-6-5-7-9-20)26(21-10-14-23(28)15-11-21)22-12-16-24(17-13-22)29-19-18-27(2)3/h2*5-17,28H,4,18-19H2,1-3H3/b26-25+;26-25-

InChI key

ZJLDABGSDWXVGE-BDSXMVAQSA-N

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Packaging

10 mg in poly bottle
50 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Metabolite of the chemotherapeutic drug tamoxifen, exhibiting more potent estrogen agonist/antagonist activity than the parent drug. Also active as intra-membranous inhibitor of lipid peroxidation.

Features and Benefits

This compound is featured on the Nuclear Receptors (Steroids) page of the Handbook of Receptor Classification and Signal Transduction. To browse other handbook pages, click here.
This compound was developed by AstraZeneca. To browse the list of other pharma-developed compounds and Approved Drugs/Drug Candidates, click here.

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Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Dermal - Acute Tox. 4 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Eye Irrit. 2 - Repr. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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