Description Oxacillin OX 5 µg are filter paper discs coated with Oxacillin, used for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of bacterial cultures as per Bauer-Kirby Method
Cultural response Average diameter of zone of inhibition observed on Mueller Hinton Agar (M173) after 18 hours incubation at 35-37°C for standard cultures.
Shelf life Use before expiry date on the label.
Appearance Filter paper discs of 6mm diameter with printed OX5 on centre of each side of the disc
Concentration per disc 5µg
Storage On receipt discs should always be stored at -20°C under dry conditions
Long name Oxacillin OX 5 µg Filter paper discs
Species reactivity Staphylococcus
Note Not for Medicinal Use