SKU: L019  / 
    CAS Number: 134678-17-4

    Lamivudine

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    Lamivudine (3TC) is a cytidine analog and antiretroviral medication commonly used to treat HIV and hepatitis B infections.
    Mechanism of ActionLamivudine inhibits HIV reverse transcriptase and terminates DNA synthesis by competing for incorporation into viral DNA.
    SpectrumLamivudine targets retroviruses hepatitis B virus (HBV) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
    Impurity Profile

    Lamivudine Enantiomer: Not more than 0.3%
    Impurity 1 (0.4 Ret. Time): Not more than 0.3%
    Impurity 2 (0.9 Ret. Time): Not more than 0.2%
    Salicylic Acid: Not more than 0.1%
    Individual impurity: Not more than 0.1%
    Total impurities: Not more than 0.6%

    Molecular FormulaC8H11N3O3S
    Residual SolventsAlcohol: Not more than 0.2%
    Isopropyl Acetate: Not more than 0.2%
    Methanol: Not more than 0.1%
    Triethylamine: Not more than 0.1%
    Total Residual Solvents: Not more than 0.3%
    ReferencesBalzarini, Jan, Lieve Naesens, and Erik De Clercq. "New Antivirals — Mechanism of Action and Resistance Development." Current Opinion in Microbiology 1.5 (1998): 535-46. Web.