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Metronidazole Benzoate Properties

Metronidazole Benzoate

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Metronidazole benzoate is an antiprotozoal and antibacterial agent used to treat various infections, including intestinal amebiasis (amebic dysentery), trichomoniasis, giardiasis, periodontitis, and many other anaerobic infections. It can also be used prophylactically before surgery to prevent infection.

Chemical Properties

Brand Name Elyzol;Flegyl;Vertisal
CAS Number 13182-89-3
ChEBI 50688
Class NA
EINECS Number 236-131-7
IUPAC Name 2-(2-Methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazol-1-yl)ethyl benzoate
InChI 1/C13H13N3O4/c1-10-14-9-12(16(18)19)15(10)7-8-20-13(17)11-5-3-2-4-6-11/h2-6,9H,7-8H2,1H3
Molar Mass 275.26 g/mol
Molecular Formula C13H13N3O4
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
Synonyms 2-Methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazole-1-ethyl benzoate;Benzoylmetronidazole;1H-Imidazole-1-ethanol, 2-methyl-5-nitro-, 1-benzoate;Imidazole-1-ethanol, 2-methyl-5-nitro-,benzoate;Metronidazolebenzoate uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X