May-Grünwald’s eosine-methylene blue solution modified for microscopy


Catalogue Number101424
DescriptionMay-Grünwald’s eosine-methylene blue solution modified
OverviewThe staining method according to May-Grünwald is one of the standard techniques in hematological diagnostic procedures. Like Wright’s eosin methylene blue solution and Leishman’s eosin methylene blue solution,this ready-to-use solution is used for staining of blood and bone marrow smears and clinical cytological specimens. The 500 ml bottle provides ca. 1500 stainings. The May-Grünwald’s eosin methylene blue solution is an IVD / CE registered / certified product and the 500 ml bottle is sufficient for staining up to 1600 slides in Hellendahl cells. For more details, please see instructions for use (IFU). The IFU can be downloaded from this webpage.

Product Information

EC index number603-001-00-X
EC number200-659-6
HS Code3212 90 00
Quality LevelMQ400


Suitability for microscopy (Blood smear)passes test
Erythrocytespink to brownish
Eosinophilic granulesred-brown
Neutrophilic granuleslight violet
Lymphocyte cytoplasmblue

Safety Information

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Hazard Statement(s)H225: Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
H301 + H311 + H331: Toxic if swallowed, in contact with skin or if inhaled.
H370: Causes damage to organs.
Precautionary Statement(s)P210: Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
P233: Keep container tightly closed.
P280: Wear protective gloves/ protective clothing/ eye protection/ face protection/ hearing protection.
P301 + P310: IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
P303 + P361 + P353: IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water.
P304 + P340 + P311: IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
P403 + P235: Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Signal WordDanger
Storage class3 Flammable liquids
WGKWGK 2 obviously hazardous to water
Strongly contaminated halogen-free organic solvents: container A.