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A3487 Sigma-Aldrich

Clarithromycin

≥98% (HPLC)

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Properties

biological source   synthetic
InChI Key   AGOYDEPGAOXOCK-KCBOHYOISA-N
assay   ≥98% (HPLC)
form   powder
color   white to faint yellow
solubility   DMSO: 1 mg/mL
Mode of action   protein synthesis | interferes
antibiotic activity spectrum   Gram-negative bacteria
  Gram-positive bacteria
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Application

Clarithromycin has been used to study its effect on the potassium channel KCNJ5WT.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Clarithromycin is stable in gastric acid.

Clarithromycin possess bactericidal activity including anti-mycobacterial activity against Mycobacterium leprae, and M.avium complex.

Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic that interferes with bacterial protein synthesis. Clarithromycin is an acid-stable version of erythromycin and is particularly effective against Gram-negative bacteria. It has a short half-life, however its metabolite, 14-hydroxy clarithromycin is nearly twice as active as clarithromycin against certain bacteria.

Packaging

100mg

Other Notes

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep in a dry place.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
KF4997000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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