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Nitazoxanide

≥98% (HPLC)

Synonym: NTZ; 2-(Acetyloxy)-N-(5-nitro-2-thiazolyl)benzamide

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Description

Packaging

10, 50 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Nitazoxanide is an inhibitor of pyruvate-ferredoxin oxidoreductase (PFOR); Antimicrobial recently found to kill both non-replicating and replicating mycobacteria. FDA approved anti-parasitic drug (2002). Recent work (C & EN Sept. 14, 2009, p. 28) highlights that NTZ kills non-replicating and replicating TB bacteria and no apparent resistance is detected.

Features and Benefits

This compound was developed by Romark. To browse the list of other pharma-developed compounds and Approved Drugs/Drug Candidates, click here.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

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GHS07  GHS07
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Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis


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