Clindamycin hydrochloride

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Cat.No. 4822 - Clindamycin hydrochloride | C18H33ClN2O5S.HCl | CAS No. 21462-39-5
Description: Antibiotic; inhibits protein synthesis
Chemical Name: Methyl-7-chloro-6,7,8-trideoxy-6-[[[(2S,4R)-1-methyl-4-propyl-2-pyrrolidinyl]carbonyl]amino]-1-thio-L-threo-α-D-galacto-octopyranoside hydrochloride
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
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Literature (1)

Biological Activity

Lincosamide antibiotic. Inhibits protein synthesis by binding to the 50S ribosomal subunit and preventing early peptide chain elongation in bacteria.

Licensing Information

Sold for research purposes under agreement from Pfizer Inc.

Technical Data

M. Wt 461.44
Formula C18H33ClN2O5S.HCl
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 21462-39-5
PubChem ID 16051951
Smiles CN1[C@H]([C@@](N[C@@]([H])([C@@]2([H])O[C@H](SC)[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@H]2O)[C@@H](Cl)C)=O)C[C@@H](CCC)C1.Cl

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 46.14 100

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 461.44. 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.

Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 2.17 mL 10.84 mL 21.67 mL
5 mM 0.43 mL 2.17 mL 4.33 mL
10 mM 0.22 mL 1.08 mL 2.17 mL
50 mM 0.04 mL 0.22 mL 0.43 mL

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References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Champney and Tober (2000) Specific inhibition of 50S ribosomal subunit formation in Staphylococcus aureus cells by 16-membered macrolide, lincosamide, and streptogramin B antibiotics. Curr.Microbiol. 41 126 PMID: 10856379

Dhawan and Thadepalli (1982) Clindamycin: a review of fifteen years of experience. Rev.Infect.Dis. 4 1133 PMID: 6818656

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Clindamycin and Vancomycin combination therapy study.
By Richard Whiteoak on 11/13/2018
Assay Type: In Vitro
Species: Other

Clindamycin and Vancomycin combination therapy was studied. Susceptibility and time kill studies were carried out on MRSA.

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