Product Information

Product NameIsoniazid BP/USP
Structure
Cas NO54-85-3
Molecular Weight137.142
Molecular formulaC6H7N3O

Therap.Cat : Antibacterial agent used primarily as a tuberculostatic. Isoniazid remains the treatment of choice for tuberculosis.
Isoniazid is an Antimycobacterial.
Isoniazid is a synthetic derivative of nicotinic acid with anti-mycobacterial properties. Although its mechanism of action is still unclear, isoniazid appears to block the synthesis of mycolic acids, major components of the mycobacterial cell wall.