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Candesartan Cilexetil Properties

Candesartan Cilexetil

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Description

 

Candesartan Cilexetil is a prodrug, is hydrolyzed to candesartan during absorption from the gastrointestinal tract. Candesartan Cilexetil is rapidly and completely bioactivated by ester hydrolysis during absorption from the gastrointestinal tract to candesartan, a selective AT1 subtype angiotensin II receptor antagonist. Candesartan Cilexetil is a drug used for treating high blood pressure (hypertension). It is in a class of drugs called angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) and indicated for the treatment of patients with hypertension and patients with chronic heart failure(CHF) and left ventricular systolic dysfunction.

Chemical Properties

Brand Name Atacand
CAS Number 145040-37-5
Chemical Composition (±)-1-Hydroxyethyl 2-Ethoxy-1-[p-(o-1H-Tetrazol-5-ylphenyl)Benzyl]-7-Benzimidazolecarboxylate, Cyclohexyl Carbonate (ester)
HS Code 29339953
Melting Point 168-170°C
Molar Mass 610.66 g/mol
Molecular Formula C33H34N6O6
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