Carbenicillin potassium

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MedKoo CAT#: 575995

CAS#: 17230-86-3

Description: Carbenicillin potassium is a bactericidal antibiotic belonging to the carboxypenicillin subgroup of the penicillins.

Chemical Structure

Carbenicillin potassium
CAS# 17230-86-3

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 575995
Name: Carbenicillin potassium
CAS#: 17230-86-3
Chemical Formula: C17H17KN2O6S
Exact Mass: 416.0444
Molecular Weight: 416.49
Elemental Analysis: C, 49.03; H, 4.11; K, 9.39; N, 6.73; O, 23.05; S, 7.70

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Synonym: Carbenicillin potassium; GS3159; GS-3159; GS 3159

IUPAC/Chemical Name: potassium (2S,5R,6R)-6-(2-carboxy-2-phenylacetamido)-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C17H18N2O6S.K/c1-17(2)11(16(24)25)19-13(21)10(14(19)26-17)18-12(20)9(15(22)23)8-6-4-3-5-7-8;/h3-7,9-11,14H,1-2H3,(H,18,20)(H,22,23)(H,24,25);/q;+1/p-1/t9?,10-,11+,14-;/m1./s1

SMILES Code: [K+].CC1(C)S[C@@H]2[C@H](NC(=O)C(C(=O)O)c3ccccc3)C(=O)N2[C@H]1C(=O)[O-]

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >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).

Solubility: 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).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 416.49 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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