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Caution :  Handle Vinblastine Sulfate with great care since it is a potent cytotoxic agent.

 VINBLASTINE SULFATE
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
 RAW MATERIAL Leaves of Catharanthus roseus (Apocynaceae)
PREPARATION Total extractives using solvent, selective extraction, Further processing and purification.
 PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS White Crystalline Powder very hygroscopic, mp 284-285 deg C. Soluble in water, Insoluble in pet. ether.
CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS 
COMMON NAMES Vinblastine  Sulfate (VLB Sulphate) Exal, Velban, Velbe
CHEMICAL NAME Vincaleukoblastine Sulphate 
MOLECULAR FORMULA C46 H60 N4 013 S
MOLECULAR WEIGHT 906.06
IDENTIFICATION 
UV (Max) 
Specific Optical rotation

217,  265, 288 nm 
-28 deg (methanol)
PURITY 
USP Std
By HPLC 
Not less than 96.0% and not more than 105.0%.
TOXICITY Cytotoxic
USE Anti Cancer, Hodgkins disease, Non-Hodgkins limphomia, Histiocytic lymphomia, Mycosis fungoids, Advanced testicular carcinoma, Kaposis sarcoma, Chorio carcinoma of the brest unresponsive to appropriate endocrine surgery and hormonal therapy.

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