Digoxin Powder is used for the treatment of various heart disease including atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. It can either be administered orally or injected intravenously. This compound works by inhibiting sodium potassium adenosine triphosphate in the myocardium. This inhibition results in the increase of intracellular sodium levels & decrease in sodium-calcium exchanger activity, which helps in lowering of heart rate. Digoxin Powder belongs to the cardiac glycoside class of medication having molecular formula C41H64O14.
It has molar mass of 780.949 g/mol
Has biological half life of about 36 to 48 hours
This compound has melting point of 249.3 degree Celsius