|Appearance||White to almost white powder||White powder|
|Identification||HPLC retention time of sample complies with that of known sample||Complies|
|Specific rotation||[a]D20: +33.0°~+37.0°(C=1.0,CH3CN)||+36.0°|
|Related substances||15R-Bimatoprost: ≤0.30%
Bimatoprostfree acid: ≤0.10%
Any other single impurity: ≤0.10%
Total other impurities: ≤ 0.50%
|Residual solvents||Ter-Butylmethyl ether: ≤ 5000ppm
N-Hexane: ≤ 290ppm
Ethyl acetate: ≤5000ppm
Usage of Bimatoprost
1) Treat of glaucoma
Bimatoprost is used topically (as eye drops) to control the progression of glaucoma and in the management of ocular hypertension.
It reduces intraocular pressure (IOP) by increasing the outflow of aqueous fluid from the eyes.
2) For growth of lashes as cosmetic
It has also been used and prescribed off-label to lengthen eyelashes
3) For growth of hair
As the FASEB Journal reporting, most of our client bought for the research of hair regrow. they estimate that this will be the next big use for bimatoprost around the world.