METOPROLOL SUCCINATE

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METOPROLOL SUCCINATE
CAS : 98418-47-4
Chemical Name
1-(Isopropylamino)-3 [p-(2 methoxy ethyl) phenoxy]-2-propanol (2:1) succinate salt.
Molecular Formula
(C15H25N O3)2. C4H6O4
Molecular Weight
652.83
Characteristics
White Crystalline powder ; soluble in water and in methanol
Melting Range
Melts between 135OC to 140OC pH
Between 6.0 and 7.0 [2.0% w/v solution]
Specific Optical Rotation
Between – 1.0O & +1.0O [2.0% w/v soln @20O C]
Sulphated Ash
Not more than 0.1%
Loss on Drying
Not more than 0.5%
Assay
Between 99% to 101% on dry basis
Stability
Five years from Date of Manufacturing.
Bulk Packing
Packed in double walled sealed HDPE/PVC bags enclosed in fiber / HDPE drums
Drums
25 / 50 Kgs.
Storage
Store in cool dry place
Therapeutic Category
Anti Hypertensive