Ganirelix (or Ganirelixum) is a synthetic peptide molecule made up of covalently bonded 10 amino acids. The structural order of peptides determines their biological properties. The minor change in the structure of therapeutic peptides can have a significant impact on their biological behaviors. In this regard, the ganirelix drug product was sterilized at 121°C for 15 mins and further exposed to thermal and humidity at 25°C/60%RH and 40°C/75% RH for 6 months. The ganirelix was isolated using flash chromatography and freeze- dried. We applied Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) and Ultraviolet -Visible (UV-Vis) spectroscopic techniques to investigate temperature and humidity effects on the chemical structure of Ganirelix. FTIR scans were conducted in the wave number range of 4000 – 400cm-1 and UV scans were conducted in the wavelength range of 190 – 400nm. The attained IR stretching vibrations, maximum UV absorbance results, overlayed IR and UV-Vis spectra of Ganirelix in temperature stressed generic drug product is closely comparable to reference listed drug (RLD). In addition, it showed homology in the finger print region of the FTIR with those of the reference listed drug (RLD).
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Kumarswamy Ummiti , J.V. Shanmukha Kumar. Applications of Fourier Transform Infrared and UV-Visible Spectroscopy for the demonstrating sameness of Ganirelix peptide in Liquid Injection Formulation. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2022; 15(4):1709-2. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00286
Kumarswamy Ummiti , J.V. Shanmukha Kumar. Applications of Fourier Transform Infrared and UV-Visible Spectroscopy for the demonstrating sameness of Ganirelix peptide in Liquid Injection Formulation. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2022; 15(4):1709-2. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00286 Available on: https://www.rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2022-15-4-52
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