|Synonyms||Methsuximide; 1,3-Dimethyl-3-phenyl-2,5-pyrrolidinedione; 1,3-Dimethyl-3-phenylsuccinimide; PM 396|
|Purity Chemicals||≥98% (HPLC)|
|Solubility||Soluble in chloroform or methanol.|
|Identity||Determined by NMR.|
|Declaration||Manufactured by Chemodex.|
|Other Product Data||
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|Shipping and Handling|
|Short Term Storage||+4°C|
|Long Term Storage||-20°C|
Keep cool and dry.
Protect from light and moisture.
|Use/Stability||Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at -20°C.|
|Product Specification Sheet|
A succinimide with anti-epileptic and anti-convulsant properties. The mechanisms of action are unknown and possibly multiple. Metabolically reduced to it's pharmacologically active metabolite N-desmethylmethosuximide.
(1) C.A. Miller, et al.; JACS 73, 4895 (1951) | (2) C.A. Miller, et al.; JACS 73, 5608 (1951) | (3) G. Chen, et al.; Epilepsia 4, 66 (1963) | (4) J.M. Strong, et al.; Neurology 24, 250 (1974) | (5) T.R. Browne, et al.; Neurology 33, 414 (1983)