Product Information

Product NameSalbutamol Sulphate IP/BP/EP
IUPAC NameBis [(1RS)-2-[(1, 1-dimethylethyl) amino]-1-[4-hydroxy-3-(hydroxymethyl) phenyl] ethanol] sulfate

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 No51022-70-9
Molecular FormulaC26H44N2O10S
Molecular Weight576.7
AppearanceWhite or almost white, crystalline powder
SolubilityFreely soluble in water, practically insoluble or very slightly soluble in ethanol(96%) and in methylene chloride
Patent StatusProduct patent – Out of patent
Therap.CatSalbutamol is typically used to treat bronchospasm (due to any cause, allergen asthma or exercise-induced), as well as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.