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Substance Name: Sodium curcuminate
RN: 36557-16-1
InChIKey: MYIQANSQHADCLI-SAVPNDSOSA-L

Note

  • A yellow-orange dye obtained from tumeric, the powdered root of CURCUMA longa. It is used in the preparation of curcuma paper and the detection of boron. Curcumin appears to possess a spectrum of pharmacological properties, due primarily to its inhibitory effects on metabolic enzymes.

Classification Code

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent

Molecular Formula

  • C21-H20-O6.2Na

Molecular Weight

  • 412.347
 
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Sodium curcuminate

Synonyms

  • 1,7-Bis(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-1,6-heptadiene-3,5-dione disodium salt
  • Sodium curcuminate

Systematic Name

  • 1,6-Heptadiene-3,5-dione, 1,7-bis(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-, disodium salt

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 36557-16-1

System Generated Number

  • 0036557161

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C21-H20-O6.2Na

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C21-H20-O6
  • COMPONENT
  • Na

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C21H20O6.2Na/c1-26-20-11-14(5-9-18(20)24)3-7-16(22)13-17(23)8-4-15-6-10-19(25)21(12-15)27-2;;/h3-12,24-25H,13H2,1-2H3;;/q;2*+1/p-2/b7-3+,8-4+;;

InChIKey

MYIQANSQHADCLI-SAVPNDSOSA-L

Smiles

[Na+].C(=C\C(CC(\C=C\c1cc(c(cc1)[O-])OC)=O)=O)\c1cc(c(cc1)[O-])OC.[Na+]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LDLo intravenous 250mg/kg (250mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. Vol. 1, Pg. 136, 1957.
rat LD intraperitoneal > 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. Vol. 1, Pg. 136, 1957.
rat LD oral > 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. Vol. 1, Pg. 136, 1957.
rat LD subcutaneous > 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. Vol. 1, Pg. 136, 1957.