Guamecycline

Title: Guamecycline
CAS Registry Number: 16545-11-2
CAS Name: [4S-(4a,4aa,5aa,6b,12aa)]-N-[[4-[[(Aminoiminomethyl)amino]iminomethyl]-1-piperazinyl]methyl]-4-(dimethylamino)-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-3,6,10,12,12a-pentahydroxy-6-methyl-1,11-dioxo-2-naphthacenecarboxamide
Additional Names: tetrabiguanide; "xanthomycin"; xantomicina
Molecular Formula: C29H38N8O8
Molecular Weight: 626.66
Percent Composition: C 55.58%, H 6.11%, N 17.88%, O 20.42%
Literature References: Prepn: GB 1042207 (1966 to Societa Prodotti Antibiotici), C.A. 65, 16922g (1966). Clinical studies: O. Restivo, G. Sindoni, Gazz. Med. Ital. 127, 17 (1968).
Derivative Type: Dihydrochloride
CAS Registry Number: 13040-98-7
Trademarks: Terratrex (Volpino); Xantociclina (SPA)
Molecular Formula: C29H38N8O8.2HCl
Molecular Weight: 699.58
Percent Composition: C 49.79%, H 5.76%, N 16.02%, O 18.30%, Cl 10.14%
Therap-Cat: Antibacterial.
Keywords: Antibacterial (Antibiotics); Tetracyclines.
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