2398-96-1 Tolnaftate AKSci J10804
 
 
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  J10804    AKSci Reference Standard
Tolnaftate
, 99% (HPLC)
 
Methyl-(3-methylphenyl)carbamothioic acid O-2-naphthyl ester
Carbamothioic acid




IDENTITY
CAS Number:2398-96-1
MDL Number:MFCD00056611
MF:C19H17NOS
MW:307.41
EINECS:219-266-6
SPECIFICATIONS & PROPERTIES
Min. Purity Spec:99% (HPLC)
Physical Form (at 20°C):Solid
Melting Point:110-113°C
Long-Term Storage:Store long-term at 2-8°C
DOT/IATA TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Not hazardous material

REVIEW

 Tolnaftate is a topical fungicide. Though its exact mechanism unknown, it is believed to prevent ergosterol biosynthesis by inhibiting squalene epoxidase. It has also been reported to distort the hyphae and to stunt mycelial growth in susceptible organisms.

REFERENCES
[1]Barrett-Bee K, Dixon G: Ergosterol biosynthesis inhibition: a target for antifungal agents. Acta Biochim Pol. 1995;42(4):465-79.
[2] Ryder NS, Frank I, Dupont MC: Ergosterol biosynthesis inhibition by the thiocarbamate antifungal agents tolnaftate and tolciclate. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1986 May;29(5):858-60.

GLOBALLY HARMONIZED SYSTEM (GHS)

Pictograms

Signal Word
Warning

Hazard Statements
H315; H319; H335

Precautionary Statements
P261; P264; P271; P280; P302+P352; P304+P340; P305+P351+P338; P312; P321; P332+P313; P337+P313; P362; P403+P233; P405; P501


Current as of January 30, 2023

AKSci Reference Standards are high-purity, low-impurity compounds suitable for use as standards.


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