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Drug Information for CILOSTAZOL TABLETS (Apotex Corp.): DESCRIPTION
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Cilostazol is a quinolinone derivative that inhibits cellular phosphodiesterase (more specific for phosphodiesterase III). The empirical formula of cilostazol is C20H27N5O2, and its molecular weight is 369.47. Cilostazol is 6-[4-(1-cyclohexyl-1H-tetrazol-5-yl) butoxy]-3,4-dihydro-2(1H)-quinolinone, CAS-73963-72-1.
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Cilostazol occurs as white to off-white crystals or as a crystalline powder that is slightly soluble in methanol and ethanol, and is practically insoluble in water, 0.1 N HCl, and 0.1 N NaOH.
Cilostazol tablets for oral administration are available in 50 mg and 100 mg round, white tablets. Each tablet, in addition to the active ingredient, contains the following inactive ingredients: corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, and silicon dioxide.
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