It is an immunosuppressive antimetabolite pro-drug, blocks purine metabolism and DNA synthesis. Started in the year 2004, we are an established organization engaged in offering Azathioprine. It is used to prevent organ rejection in people who have received a kidney transplant. It is usually taken along with other medications to allow your new kidney to function normally. This drug is also used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Azathioprine works by weakening the immune system to help your body accept the new kidney as if it were your own or to prevent further damage to your joints
Product Name : Azathioprine
Chemical Names : Azothioprine; Imuran; Azathioprin; Azatioprin; Azamun; Azanin; Imurel; Ccucol; Imurek; Muran; Azathiopurine; Azasan; Azathioprine sodium; Azatioprina; Cytostatics; Immuran; Azamune
Molecular Formula : C9H7N7O2S
Molecular Weight : 277.262 g/mol
IUPAC Name : 6-(3-methyl-5-nitroimidazol-4-yl)sulfanyl-7H-purine
CAS Number : 446-86-6
Physical Description : Pale yellow crystals or yellowish powder.
Melting Point : 243.5 Â°C
Solubility : Very slightly soluble in ethanol and chloroform; sparingly soluble in dilute mineral acids; soluble in dilute alkali solutions; Insoluble in water
Stability : It is stated to be stable in neutral or acid solns but is hydrolyzed to mercaptopurine in alkaline solns, expecially on warming.
Decomposition : When heated to decomposition it emits toxic fumes of /nitric oxides & sulfur oxides/.