Catalog #: 3276 Datasheet / COA / SDS

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Mephenytoin | CAS No. 50-12-4 | Cytochrome P450 Substrates
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Description: CYP2C19 substrate. Anticonvulsant

Chemical Name: (±)-5-Ethyl-3-methyl-5-phenyl-2,4-imidazolidinedione

Purity: ≥98%

Product Details

Biological Activity

Mephenytoin is a CYP2C19 and CYP2B6 substrate. Anticonvulsant.

Technical Data

Soluble to 20 mM in DMSO
Store at +4°C

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
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Background References

  1. CYP2C19 inhibition: the impact of substrate probe selection on in vitro inhibition profiles.
    Foti et al.
    Drug Meta. Dispos., 2008;36:523
  2. Mephenytoin as a probe for CYP2C19 phenotyping: effect of sample storage, intra-individual reproducibility and occurrence of adverse events.
    Tamminga et al.
    Br.J.Clin.Pharmacol., 2001;51:471
  3. Racemic and optically active hydantoins from disubstituted cyanoacetic acids.
    Knabe and Wunn
    Arch.Pharmacol., 1980;313:53

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