Bronidox

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Bronidox
Structure of bronidox.png
Names
IUPAC name
5-Bromo-5-nitro-1,3-dioxane
Other names
5-Bromo-5-nitro-m-dioxane
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.045.441
EC Number 250-001-7
UNII
Properties
C4H6BrNO4
Molar mass 212.00 g·mol−1
Appearance White crystalline powder
Melting point 60 °C (140 °F; 333 K)[1]
58.5−62 °C[2]
insoluble
Hazards
Main hazards Toxic
R-phrases (outdated) R22 R38
S-phrases (outdated) S36
Lethal dose or concentration (LD, LC):
590 mg/kg (mouse, oral)
455 mg/kg (rat, oral)
31 mg/kg (rat, ipr.)
2500 µg (mouse, skin)
2500 µg (rat, skin)
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Bronidox, or 5-bromo-5-nitro-1,3-dioxane, is an antimicrobial chemical compound.

Bronidox causes inhibition of enzyme activity in bacteria.[3]

Bronidox is corrosive to metals.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 5-BROMO-5-NITRO-1,3-DIOXANE Archived March 3, 2016, at the Wayback Machine., chemicalland21.com
  2. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on September 29, 2007. Retrieved March 19, 2006. 
  3. ^ Ghannoum M, Thomson M, Bowman W, Al-Khalil S (1986). "Mode of action of the antimicrobial compound 5-bromo-5-nitro-1,3-dioxane (bronidox)". Folia Microbiol. (Praha). 31 (1): 19–31. PMID 3082729. doi:10.1007/BF02928676. 
  4. ^ http://www.products.cognis.com/COGNIS/prodleaf.nsf/(SBU_Catalog)/FFAD30C61B67EFEB41256B4100427DD1/$File/BRONIDOX_r_L_5_E.pdf[dead link]
  5. ^ [1] Archived December 21, 2004, at the Wayback Machine.