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Citicoline sodium | CAS# 33818-15-4

Chemical NameCiticoline sodium
CAS No.33818-15-4
Molecular Formula:
C14H25N4NaO11P2
Molecular Weight:510.31

Chemical name: Citicoline Sodium Salt
Synonyms: Cytidine 5’-(Trihydrogen Diphosphate) P’-[2-(Trimethylammonio)ethyl] Ester Inner Salt Sodium Salt; ; Gerolin; IP 302 Sodium; Logan; Neurotron; Sinkron; Acticolin; Brassel; Cebroton; Cidifos; Citicoline Sodium; Flussorex
Appearance: White Solid
Melting Point: >240°C (dec.)
Storage: -20˚C Freezer
Solubility: Water (Slightly)
Applications: Citicholine exhibits protective effects in cerebral ischemia, traumatic brain injury, and memory disorders. Recently showed efficacy against dementia when given with AchEIs (Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor) (1). Depicts Neuroprotective, acnticonvulsant activity and sedative effect at a dose of 150mg/kg in rats. (2). Showed protection against aluminum induced cognitive impairment in rats reducing elevated glutamate level, oxidative stress and NO overproduction in the hippocampus.