Orlistat
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Orlistat
Alias
L-Leucine, N-formyl-, (1S)-1-(((2S,3S)-3-hexyl-4-oxo-2-oxetanyl)methyl)dodecyl ester
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
96829-58-2
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C29H53NO5
Molecular Weight: 495.73
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: crystal.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying abilities. only one OTC anti-obesity drug.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as anti-obesity agent.
Manufacturers