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Alexidine, Dihydrochloride (1,1'-Hexamethylene-bis[5-(2-ethylhexyl)biguanide])


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Has antibacterial, antiplaque properties against Streptococcus mutans, Actinomyces ciscosus, and Actinomyces naesludii.
Catalog #A1355-20
Melting Point207-211°C
Method for Determining IdentityProton NMR Spectroscopic Analysis
TLC ConditionsSiO2; n-Butanol: Acetone: NH4OH: Water; 3: 3: 3: 1; Visualized wtih UV and ninhydrin; Rf=0.55.
Chloride Content~13%
Storage and Stability May be stored at RT for short-term only. Long-term storage is recommended at -20°C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap.
Molecular FormulaC26H56N102HCl
Molecular Weight581.70
Important NoteThis product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological. Toxicity and Hazards: All products should be handled by qualified personnel only, trained in laboratory procedures.
Alternate names1,1'-Hexamethylene-bis[5-(2-ethylhexyl)biguanide]

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