Sodium-4-aminosalicylate dihydrate ~99%, white powderSupplier: ICN Biomedicals
p-Aminosalicylic Acid Sodium Salt Dihydrate
-Aminosalicylic acid is an analogue of p-aminobenzoic acid. It is an antitubercular agent. The sodium salt of the drug is better tolerated than the free acid.
p-Aminosalicylic acid has antibacterial properties. It is used to inhibit growth and multiplication of the tubercle bacillus.
Soluble in water (1 g/2 ml); sparingly soluble in acetone; practically insoluble in ether, chloroform or benzene. Sodium salt solutions is more resistant to heat than the free acid, but sterilisation by filtration is recommended.
MW: 211,14 (175,12ahy)
Melting Pt: 150 °C (dec., lit.)
Specification Test Results
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