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Alfa Aesar™ Cefoxitin, 98%


A broad spectrum antibiotic

Quantity 1g

Manufacturer: alfa aesar™  J6689103

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Catalog No. AAJ6689103

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Formula Weight 427.45
Melting Point 149° to 150°C
CAS 35607-66-0
Chemical Name or Material Cefoxitin
Health Hazard 1 Warning
RTECS Number XI0386500
Color White to off-white
MDL Number MFCD00072014
Quantity 1g
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H317
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Solubility Information Predicted solubility in water is less than 0.2mg/mL
Assay 98%
Storage Note 1 2° to 8°C
Boiling Point 843°C
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P363-P321-P333+P313-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Physical Form Powder

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Cefoxitin
CAS 35607-66-0
Formula Weight 427.45
MDL Number MFCD00072014

Applications
Cefoxitin is a semisynthetic, broad-spectrum second-generation cephalosporin with antibacterial activity. The activity of cefoxitin results in the weakening of the bacterial cell wall and causes cell lysis. Cefoxitin acts by interfering with cell wall synthesis. Its activity spectrum includes a broad range of gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria including anaerobes.

Solubility
Predicted solubility in water is less than 0.2mg/ml

Notes
Research Use only: Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.

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Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P363-P321-P333+P313-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H317
May cause an allergic skin reaction.

2° to 8°C

SDS & Safety Documents