Lincomycin

  • Cillimycin
  • Jiemycin
  • Lincolcina
  • Methyl-D-erythro-a-D-galacto-octopyranoside
Formula
C18H34N2O6S
Uses
Antibiotic used in human and veterinary medicine. It is effective primarily against gram-positive pathogens.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
154-21-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
205-824-6
RTECS
RH6314000
RTECS class
Drug; Mutagen; Natural Product
Merck
12,5525
Beilstein/Gmelin
707677
Beilstein Reference
6-22
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
Austrailia AICS
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C18H34N2O6S
Formula mass
406.54
Boiling point, °C
647
Vapor pressure, mmHg
2E-19 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Slightly soluble
pKa/pKb
5.22 (pKb)
Partition coefficient, pKow
-0.12
Heat of vaporization
109.3 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
345

Health.
Exposure effects
Properties of this material have not yet been prepared. Any recommendations are of a general nature. Many chemicals cause irritation of the eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. In severe cases respiratory tract irritation can progress to ARDS/acute lung injury which may be delayed in onset for up to 24 to 72 hours in some cases Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested. ALWAYS contact your local poision control authority or medical professional for assistance.

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Transport.