Bacitracin Selective Supplement

//Bacitracin Selective Supplement

Bacitracin Selective Supplement

SKU: LS0012 Category:

Bacitracin Selective Supplement
E&O Laboratories Ltd Bacitracin Supplement (LS0012) is an
antibiotic supplement used to enhance the isolation of Haemophilus species.

Additional Information

Shelf Life (days)

Storage Temp (°C)

Dehydrated Medium Appearance

Dehydrated Medium Colour


Solubility Description

Product Description

Organisms Ref. No Result
Haemophilus influenzae NCTC 11931 Growth
Streptococcus pyogenes NCTC 12696 Inhibited
Streptococcus pneumoniae NCTC 12977 Inhibited



Each 500ml vial contains:

Bacitracin 60mg


To reconstitute the contents of each vial, aseptically add 2ml of Sterile Distilled Water. Close the vial and gently agitate to assist reconstitution. Avoid frothing and add the contents of the vial to the sterile base medium of choice prepared according to the manufacturer’s instructions and allowed to cool to below 50°C.
Mix gently but thoroughly and pour aseptically into sterile Petri Dishes. Overnight storage at 2 – 8°C is recommended to allow equilibration of the supplement within the medium. For extended storage plates should be contained in sealed plastic sleeves or similar packaging.