Cefuroxime Sodium USP 23

TESTS   SPECIFICATIONS          
Description   White or Yellowish white powder           

Identification (HPLC)

Exhibits a major peak for Cefuroxime (USP)
pH 6.0 - 8.5              
Water (K.F)               NMT 3.5 %         
Specific Rotation         Between +59.0 and +66.0 

Absorbance   

Color (430nm, 10%)   : NMT 0.150

Clarity (600nm, 10%) : NMT 0.050%

Sterility         Meet the requirement under Sterility test  (USP) 
Bacterial Endotoxin Meet the requirements under Bacterial Endotoxins NMT 0.1EU/mg (USP)
Particulate Matter  Meet the requirements under small-volume   Injections (USP)   
Toxicity Meet the requirements under tests    
Organic solvent (GC) Total NMT 0.5% 
Potency (as anhydrous basis, HPLC)  900 ~ 1000/  (as cefuroxime)