Non-selective COX inhibitor (IC50 values are 9.3 and 28 μM at COX-1 and COX-2, respectively). Analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory effects
(αS)-6-Methoxy-α-methyl-2-naphthaleneacetic acid sodium salt
Store at Room Temperature. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Soluble in water to 100 mM
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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