casno. : CAS 7681-93-8
Natamycin is an antifungal medication used to treat infections of the eye and other areas. This includes eye infections, fungal diseases of the skin, nails and scalp, and vaginal yeast infections. Natamycin comes as eyedrops for use in the eye or as a cream to treat skin infections.
Almost cream white powder
C33H47O13N Approximate formula WT: 665.74
PH 5 -- 7 No activity loss
PH 3 -- 5 10% activity loss
Total colony count
Not more than 100/g
Not Detected in 25g
Natamycin is stable under room temperature. sunlight, Oxidant, heavy metal will hurt the activity of Natamycin, Be laid in dry, shady and cool place(below 20℃)with sealed packing
Natamycin, as a microbial preservative, has attracted much attention because of its safety, nature and health. Natamycin has many advantages: it extends the shelf life of food and prevents spoilage caused by yeast and mold;
1)Reduce food recovery due to spoilage and reduce production costs;
2)To meet consumers' demands for natural food;
3)Do not change the flavor of the food;
4)Low dose and high efficiency;
5)The antibacterial action is long.