Chloramphenicol CAS 56-75-7 is an antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. This includes meningitis, plague, cholera, and typhoid fever. Its use is only recommended when safer antibiotics cannot be used. Chloramphenicol is white to grey-white crystalline powder. Very bitter taste. MP 149.7-150.7ceti. Slightly soluble in water (2.5mg/ml, 25 ceti), slightly soluble in propylene glycol (150.8mg/ml), soluble in methanol, ethanol, butanol, ethyl acetate, acetone, insoluble in ether, benzene, petroleum ether, vegetable oil.
Specification (human & Veterinary grade)
Appearance White or slightly yellowis fine crystalline powder or needlesMelting point,oC 149.0~153.0
Specific optical rotation +18.50o~+21.50o
Chloride, % ≤0.01
Loss on Drying, % ≤0.50
Ash content, % ≤0.10
Assay, % 98.50~102.00
* Please refer to specific Certificate of Analysis for details.
ApplicationChloramphenicol is a broad spectrum antibiotic antibiotic, is the treatment of typhoid fever, the first choice medicine, the treatment of anaerobic bacteria infection, one of t effective drugs, by a variety of infectious diseases caused by the treatment of sensitive microorganisms.
Chloramphenicol is used for the treatment of infection caused by typhoid bacillus, dysentery bacillus, Escherichia coli, influenza bacillus, bacillus, and so on.
25kgs /fiber drum