- Formula:C18H26ClN3 • 2H3PO4
- MW:515.86 Da
- Appearance:White solid
- Purity:≥98% by HPLC
An antimalarial drug. Inhibits autophagy of glioma cells via a mechanism distinct from that of 3-Methyladenine.
Research is being performed regarding the use of Chloroquine Diphosphate as a treatment for the novel coronavirus (COVID19).
Per the New York Times: "The malaria drugs, chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine, are among the remedies that have been tried in several countries as the [coronavirus] has spread around the world, killing at least 9,800."
Additional reading: Hydroxychloroquine: Misconceptions in the Media
Not for human therapeutic use or for medicinal purposes. For research applications only.
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