Product Information

Product NameOxytetracycline HCl BP
Structure
Cas NO2058-46-0
Molecular Weight496.897
Molecular formulaC22H25ClN2O9
Therap.Cat : Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride is a Tetracycline analog isolated from the actinomycete Streptomyces rimosus and used in a wide variety of clinical conditions.
Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride is the hydrochloride salt form of oxytetracycline, a tetracycline derivative produced by Streptomyces rimosus exhibiting antimicrobial activity. Oxytetracycline hydrochloride interferes with binding of aminoacyl-tRNA to the mRNA-ribosome complex, thereby preventing peptide elongation and inhibiting protein synthesis. It is often used to treat skin conditions.