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MedKoo CAT#: 525886

CAS#: 4199-88-6

Description: 5-NP is a potent bactericidal agent, inhibiting Clostridium difficile and exhibiting a wide range of cytotoxicity.

Price and Availability




5-NP is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to sales@medkoo.com to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 525886
Name: 5-NP
CAS#: 4199-88-6
Chemical Formula: C12H7N3O2
Exact Mass: 225.0538
Molecular Weight: 225.207
Elemental Analysis: C, 64.00; H, 3.13; N, 18.66; O, 14.21

Synonym: 5-NP

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 5-Nitro-1,10-phenanthroline


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C12H7N3O2/c16-15(17)10-7-8-3-1-5-13-11(8)12-9(10)4-2-6-14-12/h1-7H

SMILES Code: O=[N+](C1=C2C=CC=NC2=C3N=CC=CC3=C1)[O-]

Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

Harmonized System Code:


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