96.0-102.0% (anhydrous basis)
208 °C (dec.) (lit.)
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We recommend using freshly prepared solutions. A concentrated solution of sodium ampicillin in water (approximately 330 mg/mL) may be expected to lose about 10% potency in 20 hours at -20°C.
For plates, add ampicillin to autoclaved media cooled to 48°C, to a final concentration of 35-50 μg/mL. Pour the plates, and allow them to cool completely. Plates may be stored at 2-8°C for up to only 1-2 weeks before use.
The lot specific COA document can be found by entering the lot number above under the "Documents" section.
The solubility of ampicillin is tested at 50 mg/mL in 1M ammonium hydroxide. Additional solubility information can be found on the product information sheet (under Documents, above).
Product No. A9518 (Ampicillin, sodium salt) is soluble at 50 mg/mL in water.
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