chloramphenicol

Chinese: 氯霉素French: chloramphénicol (n.m.)Russian: хлорамфеникол


Status: WHO INN
PIN: 2,2-dichloro-N-[(1R,2R)-1,3-dihydroxy-1-(4-nitrophenyl)propan-2-yl]acetamide
IUPAC: 2,2-dichloro-N-[(1R,2R)-2-hydroxy-1-(hydroxymethyl)-2-(4-nitrophenyl)ethyl]acetamide
or
D-(−)-threo-1-p-nitrophenyl-2-dichloracetamido-1,3-propanediol
CAS: 2,2-dichloro-N-[(1R,2R)-2-hydroxy-1-(hydroxymethyl)-2-(4-nitrophenyl)ethyl]acetamide
Reg. No.: 56-75-7
Formula: C11H12Cl2N2O5
Activity: bactericides
Notes: There is no ISO common name for this substance; the name “chloramphenicol” is approved by the World Health Organization.
Structure: Structural formula of chloramphenicol
Pronunciation: klor-ǎm-fěn-ǐ-kǒl  Guide to British pronunciation
InChIKey: WIIZWVCIJKGZOK-RKDXNWHRSA-N
InChI: InChI=1S/C11H12Cl2N2O5/c12-10(13)11(18)14-8(5-16)9(17)6-1-3-7(4-2-6)15(19)20/h1-4,8-10,16-17H,5H2,(H,14,18)/t8-,9-/m1/s1

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names