Cephalexin monohydrate

CAS number 15686-71-2
Molecular weight C16H17N3O4S.H2O = 365.4
Assay > 95 %

Cephalexin is an inhibitor of bacterial cell wall synthesis. The antibioticum inhibits the crosslinking of peptidoglycan by binding and inactivating of transpeptidases. Active against gram-posi-ti-ve bacteria and moderately active against gram-negative bacteria. ß-lactamase sensitive.

Storage condition

  • Store at 2-8 °C
  • Soluble in water

Hazard statements

  • H317 May cause an allergic skin reaction
  • H334 May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled

Precautionary statements

  • P281 Use personal protective equipment as required
  • P302 IF ON SKIN:
  • P304 IF INHALED:
  • P313 Get medical advice/attention
  • P333 If skin irritation or a rash occurs:
  • P340 Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing
  • P352 Wash with soap and water
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Filename Batch number Expiry date Language
C0110_013429_GB.pdf 013429 10-2021 English
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