SKU: A072  / 
    CAS Number: 4497-08-9

    Anhydrochlortetracycline Hydrochloride, EvoPure®


    Anhydrochlortetracycline Hydrochloride, EvoPure® is an impurity found in the tetracycline antibiotic, chlortetracycline. Anhydrochlortetracycline is formed from tetracycline in acidic environments.

    Application Anhydrochlortetracycline can be used as a secondary reference standard to trace chlortetracycline. Reference standards are well-characterized, highly pure compounds that can be used to help identify and/or quantify impurities in pharmaceutical compounds and antimicrobials.
    Spectrum Anhydrochlortetracycline has little antimicrobial activity; however, one study found Anhydrochlortetracycline to be particularly effective against Streptomyces aureofaciens.
    Molecular Formula C22H21ClN2O• xHCl (lot specific)
    References Goodman JJ et al (1955)  The effect of Anhydrochlortetracycline on the growth of actinomycetes. J. Bacteriol.  69(1):70-72