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Crystal Violet (C.I. 42555)

Crystal violet (also known as Gentian Violet),is a triarylmethane dye used as a histological stain and in Gram’s method of classifying bacteria. Crystal violet also exhibits antibacterial, antifungal, and anthelmintic properties and was formerly important as a topical antiseptic. It can be used topically to treat fin rot, itch and fungus in aquarium fish.

Product Details

Category Antibiotics & Antibacterials
Dyes, Stains & Indicators
Veterinary Products
Price POA
CAS Number 548-62-9
Formula C25H30ClN3
Molecular Weight 407.98
Purity 96%
Appearance green to green-brown powder
Availability In Stock
Storage Conditions Room temperature

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