- MW:212.2 Da
- Appearance:White solid
- Purity:>99% by HPLC
Chloramphenicol base is the parent 4-nitrophenylpropylamine formed by the hydrolysis of the dichloroacetamide of chloramphenicol and is a degradation product commonly encountered with commercial production of chloramphenicol.
Chloramphenicol base has no antibiotic activity but has played an integral role in the synthesis and SAR of new generation antibiotics, notably thiamphenicol and experimental analogues, bromamphenicol and methamphenicol.
Not for human therapeutic use or for medicinal purposes. For research applications only.
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