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Spiramycin MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Spiramycin
Tree Number(s)
D02.540.576.500.999.725
Unique ID
D015572
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015572
Annotation
do not use /‌biosyn unless by living matter
Scope Note
A macrolide antibiotic produced by Streptomyces ambofaciens. The drug is effective against gram-positive aerobic pathogens, N. gonorrhoeae, and staphylococci. It is used to treat infections caused by bacteria and Toxoplasma gondii.
Entry Term(s)
Antibiotic 799
IL-5902
NSC-55926
NSC-64393
Rovamycin
Rovamycine
Selectomycin
Spiramycin Adipate
Spiramycine
Pharm Action
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Coccidiostats
Registry Number
8025-81-8
CAS Type 1 Name
Spiramycin
Previous Indexing
Leucomycins (1981-1989)
Public MeSH Note
90; was see LEUCOMYCINS 1981-89; was heading 1963-80
Online Note
use LEUCOMYCINS to search SPIRAMYCIN 1981-89
History Note
90; was see LEUCOMYCINS 1981-89; was heading 1963-80
Date Established
1990/01/01
Date of Entry
1989/05/25
Revision Date
2016/07/01
Spiramycin Preferred
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