dihydrostreptomycin

An aminoglycoside antibiotic similar in action to streptomycin but with a higher risk of ototoxicity.

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di·hy·dro·strep·to·my·cin -.strep-tə-'mīs-ən n a toxic antibiotic C21H41N7O12 formerly used in the treatment of tuberculosis, tularemia, and infections caused by gram-negative organisms but abandoned because of its tendency to impair hearing

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  • Dihydrostreptomycin — Systematic (IUPAC) name 2 [(1S,2R,3R,4S,5R,6R) 5 (Diaminomethylideneamino) 2 [(2R,3R,4R,5S) 3 [(2S,3S,4S,5R,6S) 4,5 dihydroxy 6 (hydroxymethyl) 3 methylami …   Wikipedia

  • dihydrostreptomycin — /duy huy droh strep teuh muy sin/, n. Pharm. an antibiotic, C21H41N7O12, derived by organic synthesis from and believed to be less toxic than streptomycin: used in the form of its sulfate chiefly in the treatment of tuberculosis. [1945 50; DI 1 + …   Universalium

  • dihydrostreptomycin — n. antibiotic which treats tuberculosis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dihydrostreptomycin — di·hy·dro·streptomycin …   English syllables

  • dihydrostreptomycin — noun antibiotic consisting of a hydrogenated form of streptomycin; used against tuberculosis and tularemia and Gram negative organisms • Hypernyms: ↑antibiotic, ↑antibiotic drug * * * |dīˌh]īdrō, dī|h]+ noun Etymology: International Scientific… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dihydrostreptomycin-6-phosphate 3'alpha-kinase — Identifiers EC number 2.7.1.88 CAS number 39391 14 5 …   Wikipedia

  • DHSM — dihydrostreptomycin …   Medical dictionary

  • DHSM — • dihydrostreptomycin …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • Streptoduocin — Drugbox type = combo component1 = Streptomycin class1 = Aminoglycoside antibiotic component2 = Dihydrostreptomycin class2 = Aminoglycoside antibiotic CAS number = ATC prefix = J01 ATC suffix = GA02 PubChem = 202223 DrugBank = pregnancy AU =… …   Wikipedia

  • ATC code S01 — A section of the Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System.S Sensory organs01A Anti infectives01AA Antibiotics:S01AA01 Chloramphenicol:S01AA02 Chlortetracycline:S01AA03 Neomycin:S01AA04 Oxytetracycline:S01AA05 Tyrothricin:S01AA07… …   Wikipedia

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