Chemical Formula: C28H28ClNO4S
Molecular Weight: 510.05
CAS Number: 82640-04-8
Description: Raloxifene hydrochloride USP, Light yellow solid, ≥98.0% (HPLC)
Raloxifene hydrochloride is a hydrochloride salt resulting from the reaction of equimolar amounts of raloxifene and hydrogen chloride. Raloxifene is a second generation selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM) that mediates anti-estrogenic effects on breast and uterine tissues, and estrogenic effects on bone, lipid metabolism, and blood coagulation. It decreases total and LDL cholesterol level and also increases bone mineral density.