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2022-85-7 - 5-Fluorocytosine, 98+% - Flucytosine - L16496 - Alfa Aesar

L16496 5-Fluorocytosine, 98+%

CAS Number
2022-85-7
Synonyms
Flucytosine

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
250mg 30.69
1g 68.60
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5-Fluorocytosine, 98+%

MDL
MFCD00006035
EINECS
217-968-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
C4H4FN3O
Formula Weight
129.09
Melting point
ca 297° dec.
Sensitivity
Light Sensitive
Solubility
Soluble in water and hydrochloric acid.

Applications

5-Fluorocytosine acts as an antidiabetic, antifungal and antimicrobial agent. It is useful for the treatment of serious infections arises due to susceptible strains of Candida or Cryptococcus neoformans and chromomycosis. Further, it is employed in studies on TMP biosynthesis.

Notes

Light Sensitive. Store in a cool place. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Olszewska, A.; Dadová, J.; Mačková, M.; Hocek, M. Cleavage of DNA containing 5-fluorocytosine or 5-fluorouracil by type II restriction endonucleases. Bioorg. Med. Chem. 2015, 23 (21), 6885-6890.

Perumalla, S. R.; Sun, C. C. Enabling Tablet Product Development of 5-Fluorocytosine Through Integrated Crystal and Particle Engineering. J. Pharm. Sci. 2014, 103 (4), 1126-1132.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H341

Suspected of causing genetic defects.

Precautionary Statements: P201-P281-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a

Obtain special instructions before use. Use personal protective equipment as required. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,4125
Beilstein
127285
Harmonized Tariff Code
2933.59
TSCA
No
RTECS
HA6040000

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