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Sigma-Aldrich

6-Hydroxychlorzoxazone

≥98% (HPLC)

Synonym(s):
5-Chloro-6-hydroxy-2(3H)-benzoxazolone, 5-Chloro-6-hydroxybenzoxazone
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C7H4ClNO3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
185.56
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

Quality Level

assay

≥98% (HPLC)

form

solid

color

white to pink

solubility

methanol: soluble

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

Oc1cc2OC(=O)Nc2cc1Cl

InChI

1S/C7H4ClNO3/c8-3-1-4-6(2-5(3)10)12-7(11)9-4/h1-2,10H,(H,9,11)

InChI key

AGLXDWOTVQZHIQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

6-Hydroxychlorzoxazone has been used for HPLC-based metabolic assays of chlorzoxazone.
6-hydroxy Chlorzoxazone has been used: as a reference standard to monitor substrate depletion or 6-hydroxy chlorzoxazone formation by cytochrome P450 family 2 subfamily E member 1 (CYP2E1)in recombinant human enzyme screening. 6-Hydroxychlorzoxazone has been used for high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)-based metabolic assays of chlorzoxazone.
CYP2E1 & 1A2 metabolite of chlorzoxazone.

Packaging

5, 10 mg in glass bottle
Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Biochem/physiol Actions

6-hydroxy Chlorzoxazone is a novel metabolite of chlorzoxazone. It is formed by the hydroxylation of chlorzoxazone by cytochrome P450 family 2 subfamily E member 1 (CYP2E1) enzyme. The determination of formation and clearance of 6-hydroxychlorzoxazone is used as a reliable marker of CYP2E1 metabolic activity.

Preparation Note

6-Hydroxychlorzoxazone is soluble in methanol.

Pictograms

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Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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Certificate of Origin

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Young Jin Moon et al.
Drug metabolism and disposition: the biological fate of chemicals, 31(6), 776-784 (2003-05-21)
The purpose of this study is to report the changes of CYP2E1, CYP1A2, CYP2B1/2, CYP2C11, CYP3A23, and CYP3A2 expression and pharmacokinetics and tissue distribution of chlorzoxazone (CZX) and 6-hydroxychlorzoxazone (OH-CZX) in rats with acute renal failure induced by uranyl nitrate
Hye W Baek et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 95(11), 2452-2462 (2006-08-04)
Pharmacokinetic parameters of chlorzoxazone (CZX) and its main metabolite, 6-hydroxychlorzoxazone (OH-CZX), were compared after intravenous (20 mg/kg) and oral (50 mg/kg) administration of CZX in rat model of diabetes induced by alloxan (DMIA) or streptozotocin (DMIS), and their respective control
Thomas D Nolin et al.
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics, 74(6), 555-568 (2003-12-10)
The purposes of this study were (1) to describe the disposition of chlorzoxazone and 6-hydroxychlorzoxazone in patients with kidney disease, (2) to develop a population pharmacokinetic model including covariates that may influence the pharmacokinetic variability of both compounds, and (3)
Eva González-Jasso et al.
Toxicology letters, 144(1), 55-67 (2003-08-16)
The inducibility of CYP2E1 was investigated in liver and peripheral lymphocytes of rats treated with benzene (0-10 mmol/kg body weight (bw), daily for 3 days, i.p., or 0 and 5 mmol/kg bw, daily for 14 days, i.p.) or toluene (0
M Reza Anari et al.
Analytical chemistry, 75(3), 469-478 (2003-02-15)
The application of liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry for simultaneous analysis of major human cytochrome P450 activities via a single atmospheric pressure ionization (API) LC/MS/MS method has been hampered by the preferred detection of 6-hydroxychlorzoxazone (HCZ), the metabolite of the

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