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Furazolidone

VETRANAL®, analytical standard

Synonym(s):
3-(5-Nitrofurfurylideneamino)-2-oxazolidinone
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C8H7N3O5
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
225.16
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
8317414
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24
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Quality Level

grade

analytical standard

product line

VETRANAL®

form

neat

CofA

certificate is enclosed in each package

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

application(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

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Pharmaceutical (small molecule)

Mode of action

enzyme | inhibits

antibiotic activity spectrum

Gram-positive bacteria
parasites

format

neat

SMILES string

O-N+(=O)c1ccc(\C=N\N2CCOC2=O)o1

InChI

1S/C8H7N3O5/c12-8-10(3-4-15-8)9-5-6-1-2-7(16-6)11(13)14/h1-2,5H,3-4H2/b9-5+

InChI key

PLHJDBGFXBMTGZ-WEVVVXLNSA-N

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General description

Furazolidone is an effective antiprotozoal and antibacterial agent.

Application

Furazolidone may be used as a reference standard:
  • For the determination of the analyte in pharmaceutical formulations by second-derivative spectrophotometry.
  • For the determination of the analyte in animal feeds using liquid chromatography with ultraviolet and thermospray mass spectrometric detection.

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

Legal Information

VETRANAL is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Chemie GmbH

Pictograms

Health hazard

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Hazard Codes

Xn

Risk Statement

62

Safety Statement

36

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Determination of furazolidone in animal feeds using liquid chromatography with UV and thermospray mass spectrometric detection.
McCracken RJ and Kennedy DG
Journal of Chromatography A, 771(1-2), 349- 354 (1997)
Formulation and advantages of furazolidone in liposomal drug delivery systems.
Alam MI, et al.
European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 84, 139- 145 (2016)
In vivo and in vitro metabolic studies of furazolidone: a risk evaluation.
L H Vroomen et al.
Drug metabolism reviews, 22(6-8), 663-676 (1990-01-01)
Efficacy and toxicity of furazolidone in veterinary medicine. (A review).
V V St Omer
Veterinary medicine, small animal clinician : VM, SAC, 73(9), 1125-1128 (1978-09-01)
B H Ali
Veterinary research communications, 23(6), 343-360 (1999-10-30)
Some of the recent publications on the pharmacological, therapeutic and toxicological properties of the antimicrobial agent furazolidone (FZ) are briefly reviewed. In animals, most of the recently published papers focus on (1) the methodology of measuring the residues of the...

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