Dimensions of Guard Column Zorbax?


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Product Name: Mupirocin Ointment BP

Test: Related substances

Subject: Guard Column

In Related substances, it is written : When the chromatograms are recorded under the prescribed conditions the retention time of mupirocin is about 13 minutes.

Column: Zorbax C8 7µm, 250 x 4.6mm fitted with a stainless steel guard column packed with the same material.


Without Guard Column, the retention time of Mupirocin is about 7.1 minutes.


What are the dimensions and brand of the Guard Column to be used to obtain retention time of mupirocin at about 13 minutes.