Product Information

Product NameAlbuterol sulfate (USP)
Structure
IUPAC NameBis[(1RS)-2-[(1,1-dimethylethyl)amino]-1-[4-hydroxy-3-(hydroxymethyl)phenyl]ethanol]sulphate
1,3-Benzenedimethanol, α1-[[(1,1-dimethylethyl)amino] methyl]-4-hydroxy-, sulfate (2:1)(salt).
α1-[(tert-Butylamino)methyl]-4-hydroxy-m-xylene-α,α’-diol sulfate (2:1) (salt)
CAS No.51022-70-9
AppearanceNature-Solid(Crystalline powder)
Colour- White or almost white
Molecular formulaC26H44N2O10S
Molecular Weight576.7
Therap.CatSalbutamol is typically used to treat bronchospasm (due to any cause, allergen asthma or exercise-induced), as well as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
SolubilityFreely soluble in water, practically insoluble or very slightly soluble in ethanol(96%) and in methylene chloride
Polymorphism Yes
Patent StatusProduct patent – Out of patent