Antibacterials / Nitroimidazole

Product description


Nitroimidazoles are heterocyclic compounds with a ring of 5, similar to the nitrofurans.


Nitroimidazoles inhibit nucleic acid synthesis, particularly in anaerobic bacteria. They have a strong bactericidal effect.

Areas of application:

Infections by anaerobic bacteria, e.g. Helicobacter pylori, the trigger for most gastrointestinal and duodenal ulcer diseases.


Main products in this category:

Productname CAS No.
Metronidazole 443-48-1
Metronidazole Benzoate 443-48-1

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