Pharm-Rx Ciprofloxacin HCL

Chemical Name: Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride

CAS Number: 86393-32-0

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    Identification & Functionality

    Molecular formula
    C₁₇H₁₈FN₃O₃ · HCl · xH₂O
    Definition

    Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride contains NLT 98.0% and NMT 102.0% of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride (C₁₇H₁₈FN₃O₃ · HCl · xH₂O), calculated on the anhydrous basis. It contains a variable quantity of water.

    Chemical Structure

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    Applications & Uses

    Properties

    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Molecular Weight (Sesquihydrate)394.83
    Molecular Weight (Monohydrate)385.82
    Molecular Weight (Anhydrous)367.81

    Regulatory & Compliance

    USP Reference Standards
    • USP Ciprofloxacin Ethylenediamine Analog RS
    • 1-Cyclopropyl-6-fluoro-1,4-dihydro-4-oxo-7-|(2- aminoethyl)amino]-3-quinolinecarboxylic acid hydrochloride. CisH16FN303 • HCI 341.77
    • USP Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride RS
    • USP Fluoroquinolonic Acid RS
    • 7-Chloro-1 -cyclopropyl-6-fluoro-4-oxo-1,4- dihydroquinoline-3-carboxylic acid. C13H9CIFNO3 281.67

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in tight, light-resistant containers. Store at 25°, excursions permitted between 15° and 30°.