Art.No C-050
Formula C19H42BrN
Conc (% w/w) 0.5% pet
Series H, INC
Molality -
MW 364,45
CAS 57-09-0
Hapten Information


Cetrimonium bromide is one of the components of the topical antiseptic cetrimide. The cetrimonium (or hexadecyltrimethylammmonium) cation is an effective antiseptic agent against bacteria and fungi. It is a cationic surfactant. Its uses include providing a buffer solution for the extraction of DNA. It is also widely used in hair conditioning products.