Metformin HCl

  • CAT Number: A000376
  • CAS Number: 1115-70-4
  • Molecular Formula: C4H11N5 • HCl
  • Molecular Weight: 165.6
  • Purity: ≥95%
Inquiry Now

Metformin is a common first line antidiabetic drug, and the only FDA approved member of the biguanide drug class. More recently it has drawn attention from the cancer research sector. Several clinical trials for the use of metformin in the treatment of cancer have been performed.</br>Researchers have not yet decided on the precise anti-cancer mechanism of action for Metformin.

Catalog Number A000376
CAS Number 1115-70-4
Synonyms

NA

Molecular Formula

C4H11N5 • HCl

Purity 95%
Target AMPK
Storage 3 years -20C powder
InChIKey OETHQSJEHLVLGH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Reference

Kourelis, T. V., &amp; Siegel, R. D. (2011). Metformin and cancer: New applications for an old drug. Medical Oncology, 29(2), 1314–1327. doi:10.1007/s12032-011-9846-7<br/><br/>Pawlyk AC, Giacomini KM, McKeon C, Shuldiner AR, Florez JC. Metformin Pharmacogenomics: Current Status and Future Directions. Diabetes. 2014;63(8):2590-2599. doi:10.2337/db13-1367.</span></p>

Request a Quote

Contact Us at MuseChem

We are committed to providing you with reliable, cost-effective solutions for your chemical needs, while ensuring your safety and comfort. Our team of experts is always available to answer your questions and help you navigate the complexities of the chemical industry.

Whether you're looking for a specific product or need help with a custom synthesis project, we're here to help you discover a new world of chemical possibilities. Contact us today to learn more about how we can assist you with all of your chemical needs.

Our goal is to make the process of ordering chemicals as seamless and hassle-free as possible. Let us know how we can assist you, and we'll get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you!