Midecamycin

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Midecamycin
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Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
ATC code
Identifiers
CAS Number
PubChem CID
ChemSpider
UNII
KEGG
ECHA InfoCard 100.047.784
Chemical and physical data
Formula C41H67NO15
Molar mass 813.968 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)
Melting point 155 to 156 °C (311 to 313 °F)
Solubility in water Soluble in acidic/low pH water; Very soluble in methanol, chloroform, ethyl acetate, benzene, ethyl ether; Almost completely in ethanol(>95.5) mg/mL (20 °C)
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Midecamycin is a macrolide antibiotic. Synthesized from Streptomyces mycarofaciens.

Physical Properties[edit]

Melting point vary depending on the compound type. It may also vary depending on the source consulted. Example:

For the A1 type:

The Merck Index reports 155-156 Celsius. The Japanese Pharmacopoeia reports 153–158 Celsius.

For the A3 type:

The Merck Index reports 122-125 Celsius.