Lomefloxacin-Molecular Formula: C17H19F2N3O3
Synonyms: DM 10; DM 10 (bactericide); SC 47111A; 1-Ethyl-6,8-difluoro-7-(3-methyl-1-piperazinyl)-4-oxo-1,4-dihydro-3-quinolinecarboxylic acid;
Appearance: off-white to yellow crystals
Molecular Weight: 351.347866
Density: 1.342 g/cm3
Boiling Point: 542.7 °C at 760 mmHg
Melting Point: 239-240 C
Flash Point: 282 °C
Storage Temperature: 20°C
Refractive index: 1.547
Solubility: Insoluble Appearance:off-white to yellow crystals
Hazard Symbols:UN NO.
Stability: Stable if stored at recommended conditions.
Usage: A fluoroquinolone antibiotic, used to treat bacterial infections including bronchitis and urinary tract infections. It is also used to prevent urinary tract infections prior to surgery.