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Product Name: Sophocarpine
CAS NO.: 6483-15-4
Molecular formula: C15H22N2O
Molecular weight: 246.35
Appearance: White acicular crystal

Sophocarpine description

Sophocarpine is a white needle like crystalline hydrate with a melting point of 54-55 ℃, which can dissolve methanol, ethanol, etc. It has an inhibitory effect on the central nervous system and it can play an analgesic and anti-inflammatory role.

Sophocarpine function and application

Sophocarpine is one of the important alkaloids extracted from the traditional herb Sophora flavescens. Sophora flavescens has many pharmacological effects such as anti-virus, anti-tumor and anti-inflammatory. Sophocarpine significantly inhibited the growth of gastric cancer cells through a variety of mechanisms, such as inducing autophagy, activating apoptosis and downregulating the PI3K / Akt signaling pathway. Sophocarpine has been shown to have antitumor activity in various cancer cells, including hepatocellular carcinoma, prostate cancer and colorectal cancer.