Bifendate

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Bifendate Chemical formula

Chemical information

Dimethyl 7,7′-dimethoxy-(4,4′-bi-1,3-benzodioxole)-5,5′-dicarboxylate.
Chemical formula: C20H18O10 = 418.4.
CAS — 73536-69-3.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Chin.

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Bifendate is derived from schisandra. It is used in Chinese medicine for chronic hepatitis. Bifendate has been reported to reduce blood concentrations of ciclosporin.
Published January 17, 2019.