Synperonic F-108 is a polyoxyethylene-polyoxypropylene block copolymer that forms surfactant associates which are of interest in pharmacy.
Synperonic F-108 is an effective soluhilizer for substances demonstrating pharmaceutical activity. The increased solubility in water of compounds like diazepam and indomethacin may be due to the micellar solubilization by Synperonic F-108.
The non-ionic surfactant Synperonic F-108 demonstrates good adsorption characteristics. These particular properties may be of interest in pharmaceutical chemistry e.g. for the coating of liposomes.
Synperonic is a registered trademark of CRODA International Plc
Synonym: Pluronic F-108, Poloxamer 338
CAS registry number: (9003-11-6]
Relative molecular mass (Mr): ca. 14000
Classification: Non-ionic surfactant
• Hydrophilic-lipophilic balance (HLB): 27
Applications in Cell Culture
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