Saquinavir Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Saquinavir Properties


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Saquinavir is an antiretroviral drug used in HIV therapy. It falls in the protease inhibitor class.Saquinavir was the first protease inhibitor (and sixth antiretroviral) approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). It was approved on December 6, 1995.Saquinavir is in a class of antiviral medications called protease inhibitors. It works by slowing the spread of HIV in the body. Saquinavir does not cure HIV and may not prevent you from developing HIV-related illnesses. Saquinavir does not prevent the spread of HIV to other people.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Point 1015 °C
CAS Number 127779-20-8
Density 1.211 g/cm3
IUPAC Name N1-{(2S,3R)-3-Hydroxy-4-[(3S,4aS,8aS)-3-[(2-Methyl-2-Propanyl)Carbamoyl]Octahydro-2(1H)-Isoquinolinyl]-1-Phenyl-2-Butanyl}-N2-(2-Quinolinylcarbonyl)-L-Aspartamide
InChI 1S/C38H50N6O5/c1-38(2,3)43-37(49)32-20-26-14-7-8-15-27(26)22-44(32)23-33(45)30(19-24-11-5-4-6-12-24)41-36(48)31(21-34(39)46)42-35(47)29-18-17-25-13-9-10-16-28(25)40-29/h4-6,9-13,16-18,26-27,30-33,45H,7-8,14-15,19-23H2,1-3H3,(H2,39,46)(H,41,48)(H,42,47)(H,43,49)/t26-,27+,30-,31-,32-,33+/m0/s1
Molar Mass 670.84 g/mol
Molecular Formula C38H50N6O5 uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X