Colistin sulphate

CAS number 1264-72-8
Potency > 19.000 units / mg

A mixture of the sulphates of polypeptides produced by certain strains of Bacillus polymixa. Colistin acts primarily by binding to membrane phospolipids and disrupting the bacterial cytoplasmic membrane. The antibioticum is active against gram-negative bacteria, especially Pseudomonas species.

Storage condition

  • Store at room temperature
  • Soluble in water
  • Hygroscopic

Hazard statements

  • H301 Toxic if swallowed

Precautionary statements

  • P261 Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray
  • P280 Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection
  • P310 Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician
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C0118_NL.pdf Nederlands 168 KB
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C0118_FR.pdf Français 171 KB
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C0118_IT.pdf Italiano 169 KB
Filename Batch number Expiry date Language
C0118_015531_GB.pdf 015531 06-2023 English
C0118_014853_GB.pdf 014853 04-2021 Expired English
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