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An antibacterial and antiprotozoal agent

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Metronidazole, which is [are] known to the State of California to cause cancer.  For more information go to
Catalog #: 9522
SKU-Size Size Price Qty
9522-1G 1 g
9522-5G 5 g
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Product Details

Alternate Name 2-Methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazole-1-ethanol; Anagiardil; Arilin; Bayer 5360; Cimetrol 500LPCI; Clont; Deflamon; Dentamet gel; Efloran; Elyzol; Entizol; Flagesol; Flagil; 1-(2-Hydroxyethyl)-2-methyl-5-nitroimidazole; NSC 50364; NSC 69587; Nidazol
Appearance White to yellowish crystalline solid
CAS # 443-48-1
Molecular Formula C₆H₉N₃O₃
Molecular Weight 171.15
Purity ≥98%
Solubility DMSO (>30 mg/ml)
InChi InChI=1S/C6H9N3O3/c1-5-7-4-6(9(11)12)8(5)2-3-10/h4,10H,2-3H2,1H3
PubChem CID 4173
MDL Number MFCD00009750
Handling Protect from air and light
Storage Conditions -20°C
Shipping Conditions Gel Pack
USAGE For Research Use Only! Not For Use in Humans.


Metronidazole is a nitroimidazole compound that acts as an antiprotozoal drug but it is also active against bacteria. Used to treat bacterial, fungal and parasitic infections.

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