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Levofloxacin, 98%, Alfa Aesar™

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Quantity:
1g
100986-85-4
C18H20FN3O4
361.373
MFCD00865049
GSDSWSVVBLHKDQ-JTQLQIEISA-N
149096
CHEBI:63598
CC1COC2=C3N1C=C(C(=O)C3=CC(=C2N4CCN(CC4)C)F)C(=O)O
100986-85-4
C18H20FN3O4
361.373
MFCD00865049
GSDSWSVVBLHKDQ-JTQLQIEISA-N
149096
CHEBI:63598
CC1COC2=C3N1C=C(C(=O)C3=CC(=C2N4CCN(CC4)C)F)C(=O)O

Broad-spectrum antibiotic used in pharmacokinetic , antibiotic resistance, and resistance prevention studies. Levofloxacin is active against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It inhibits DNA gyrase (type II topoisomerase) and topoisomerase IV, thereby inhibiting cell division.

Applications
Levofloxacin is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used in pharmacokinetic , antibiotic resistance , and resistance prevention studies. Levofloxacin is active against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It inhibits DNA gyrase (type II topoisomerase) and topoisomerase IV, thereby inhibiting cell division.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water or methanol. Soluble in glacial acetic acid or dichloromethane

Notes
Research Use only: Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.
Beilstein 7327015
Merck Index 14,6771
Solubility Information Slightly soluble in water or methanol. Soluble in glacial acetic acid or dichloromethane
Formula Weight 361.37
Physical Form Powder
Percent Purity 98%
Boiling Point 572°C
Color White to Yellow
Melting Point 218°C to 227°C
Quantity 1g
Flash Point >110°C(230°F)
Sensitivity Light Sensitive
Chemical Name or Material Levofloxacin
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GHS H Statement
H334-H302-H317
May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.

GHS P Statement
P285-P261-P280-P342+P311-P301+P312-P501a
In case of inadequate ventilation wear respiratory protection.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

RTECSNumber : UU8815550

storageNote1 : 2° to 8°C