Lincomycin Hydrochloride

Pharmaceutical Secondary Standard; Certified Reference Material

Lincomycin hydrochloride monohydrate
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C18H34N2O6S · HCl · H2O
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Quality Level


certified reference material
pharmaceutical secondary standard


current certificate can be downloaded


pkg of 1 g


HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

Featured Industry

Pharmaceutical (small molecule)



pharmacopeia traceability

traceable to BP 215
traceable to PhEur L0650000
traceable to USP 1367005

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General description

Pharmaceutical secondary standards for application in quality control, provide pharma laboratories and manufacturers with a convenient and cost-effective alternative to the preparation of in-house working standards.


These Secondary Standards are qualified as Certified Reference Materials. These are suitable for use in several analytical applications including but not limited to pharma release testing, pharma method development for qualitative and quantitative analyses, food and beverage quality control testing, and other calibration requirements.
Lincomycin Hydrochloride may be used as a pharmaceutical reference standard for the determination of the analyte in pharmaceutical formulations by various chromatography techniques.

Analysis Note

These secondary standards offer multi-traceability to the USP, EP and BP primary standards, where they are available.

Other Notes

This Certified Reference Material (CRM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO 17034 and ISO/IEC 17025. All information regarding the use of this CRM can be found on the certificate of analysis.


To see an example of a Certificate of Analysis for this material enter LRAC0278 in the slot below. This is an example certificate only and may not be the lot that you receive.


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Hazard Statements

Target Organs

Respiratory system


NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany


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Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Liquid chromatographic method for separation of lincomycin from its related substances.
Orwa JA, et al.
Journal of Chromatography A, 829(1-2), 161-166 (1998)
Development and validation of a gradient HPLC method for the determination of clindamycin and related compounds in a novel tablet formulation.
Platzer DJ, White BA.
Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 41(1), 84-88 (2006)
K Vučićević-Prčetić et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis, 56(4), 736-742 (2011-08-16)
Liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometry (LC/MS/MS) methods for the determination of gentamicin, lincomycin and spectinomycin in the presence of their impurities were developed and tested. Chromatographic separations were achieved using gradient elution on a C18 column. All components were...

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