This medication is used with other medications (levodopa/carbidopa) to treat Parkinson’s disease. Entacapone belongs to a class of drugs known as COMT inhibitors.
|Appearance||Greenish yellow to yellow crystalline powder||Yellow crystalline powder|
|Identification by IR||Test IR spectrum should be concordant with reference spectrum||Complies|
|Solubility||Sparingly soluble in acetone and methanol; slightly soluble in ethanol, chloroform, isopropanol, and ether, very slightly soluble in toluene; practically in water||Complies|
|Loss on drying||0.5%max||0.35%|
|Heavy metals||Not more than 20ppm||<20ppm|
|Residue on ingition||Not more than 0.1%||0.06%|
Other unknown impurity
Total impurity except Impurity A
|Assay(on dry basis)||98.0%-102.0%||99.91%|
|Particle size||D90: less than 10microns||8microns|
|Storage||Cool and dry|
|Conclusion:||Up to the Standard of USP34|
|Packaging details:||25kg/drum with double plastic bags inside; packed in a cardboard drum or fiber HDPE drum.|
|Storage:||Stored in a clean, cool, dry area; keep away from moisture and strong, direct light/heat|
|Shelf Life:||5 years if sealed and store away from direct sun light.|
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