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Viomycin MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Viomycin
Tree Number(s)
D04.345.566.875
D12.644.641.875
Unique ID
D014756
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014756
Scope Note
A strongly basic peptide, antibiotic complex from several strains of Streptomyces. It is allergenic and toxic to kidneys and the labyrinth. Viomycin is used in tuberculosis as several different salts and in combination with other agents.
Entry Term(s)
Celiomycin
Florimycin
Tuberactinomycin B
Vinactane
Viocin
Viomicin
Viomycins
Pharm Action
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Antibiotics, Antitubercular
Protein Synthesis Inhibitors
Registry Number
YVU35998K5
Related Numbers
32988-50-4
CAS Type 1 Name
Viomycin
Public MeSH Note
94,63-80; was VIOMYCINS 1981-93; was VIOMYCIN 1963-80
Online Note
use VIOMYCIN to search VIOMYCINS 1981-93
History Note
94,63-80; was VIOMYCINS 1981-93; was VIOMYCIN 1963-80
Date Established
1994/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Viomycin Preferred
Viocin Narrower
Vinactane Narrower
Viomycins Broader
Celiomycin Narrower
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