Nitrofural

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Nitrofural
Skeletal formula of nitrofural
Space-filling model of the nitrofural molecule
Systematic (IUPAC) name
5-nitro-2-furaldehyde semicarbazone
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com Micromedex Detailed Consumer Information
  • US: C (Risk not ruled out)
Identifiers
59-87-0 YesY
B05CA03 D08AF01 D09AA03 (dressing) P01CC02 S01AX04 S02AA02 QG01AX90 QP51AC02
PubChem CID 5447130
DrugBank DB00336 YesY
ChemSpider 4566720 YesY
UNII X8XI70B5Z6 YesY
KEGG C08042 N
ChEMBL CHEMBL869 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C6H6N4O4
198.14 g/mol
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Раствор Фурацилина.JPG

Nitrofural (INN, trade name Furacin) is a bactericidal compound used as an antibiotic most commonly in the form of ointments. Its use in medicine has become less frequent as safer and more effective products have become available[citation needed], and it has been discontinued in the US.[1] The substance is pale yellow and crystalline.

Other names include nitrofurazone and furacilin.

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