Super Pure 99% Lincomycin Hydrochloride CAS 859-18-7 for Infection Treatment
Lincomycin hydrochloride appears as a white crystalline powder at room temperature with slight odor or special smell and bitter taste. It is soluble in water and methanol. Feed often applied its hydrochloride salt form. The drug is the product during the growth of the population of the Streptomyces genus (Streptomyces lincolnensis), as a kind of lincosamides alkaline antibiotics.
Through interaction with the 50S ribosomal subunit of the sensitive bacteria, it prevents the peptide chain elongation, thereby inhibiting protein synthesis of the bacterial cell with antimicrobial effect.
Lincomycin hydrochloride mainly has strong antibacterial effect against Gram-positive bacteria, and some anaerobic bacteria as well as Mycoplasma with its antibacterial spectrum narrower than erythromycin.
Lincomycin hydrochloride has therapeutic effect when being used for the treatment of Sepsis, female genital tract, endometritis, non-gonococcal tubo-ovarian abscess, pelvic cellulitis; postoperative vaginal annex infections, peritonitis, abscesses, pneumonia, lung abscess, skin and soft tissue infections caused by most Gram-negative bacteria and some anaerobic bacteria. It can also be used for the surgical adjuvant treatment of Sepsis caused by streptococci and staphylococci, bone and joint infections, chronic bone and joint infections as well as the acute hematogenous osteomyelitis of Staphylococcus aureus.