Azithromycin

  • Zithromax
  • CP-62993
  • XZ-405
Formula
C38H72N2O12
Description
White crystalline powder.
Uses
Antibacterial agent, antibiotic.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
83905-01-5
RTECS
RN6960000
RTECS class
Drug; Reproductive Effector; Human Data
Merck
12,946
Beilstein/Gmelin
5387583
Beilstein Reference
6-17
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C38H72N2O12
Formula mass
749
Melting point, °C
113
Vapor pressure, mmHg
2E-30 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
pKa/pKb
5.41 (pKa)
Partition coefficient, pKow
3.33
Heat of vaporization
134.4 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Stability
Stable at normat temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Fire.

Health.
Exposure effects

First aid
 

Transport.