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tet·ra·cy·cline

 (tĕt′rə-sī′klēn′, -klĭn)
n.
1. A yellow crystalline compound, C22H24N2O8, synthesized or derived from certain microorganisms of the genus Streptomyces and used as a broad-spectrum antibiotic.
2. An antibiotic, such as chlortetracycline and oxytetracycline, having the same basic structure.

tetracycline

(ˌtɛtrəˈsaɪklaɪn; -klɪn)
n
(Pharmacology) an antibiotic synthesized from chlortetracycline or derived from the bacterium Streptomyces viridifaciens: used in treating rickettsial infections and various bacterial infections. Formula: C22H24N2O8
[C20: from tetra- + cycl(ic) + -ine2]

tet•ra•cy•cline

(ˌtɛ trəˈsaɪ klin, -klɪn)

n.
an antibiotic, C22H24H2O8, derived from a streptomyces, used in medicine to treat a broad variety of infections.
[1952; tetracycl(ic) having four fused hydrocarbon rings]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tetracycline - an antibiotic (trade name Achromycin) derived from microorganisms of the genus Streptomyces and used broadly to treat infectionstetracycline - an antibiotic (trade name Achromycin) derived from microorganisms of the genus Streptomyces and used broadly to treat infections
antibacterial, antibacterial drug, bactericide - any drug that destroys bacteria or inhibits their growth
Declomycin, demeclocycline hydrochloride - tetracycline antibacterial (trade name Declomycin) effective in the treatment of some bacterial and rickettsial and other infections
Minocin, minocycline - tetracycline antibiotic (trade name Minocin) used to treat a variety of bacterial and rickettsial infections
Translations

tet·ra·cy·cline

n. tetraciclina, antibiótico de espectro amplio usado para combatir microorganismos gram-positivos y gram-negativos, ricketsia y cierta variedad de virus.

tetracycline

n tetraciclina
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In food animals, the drug label for tetracycline hydrochloride water soluble powder indicates a withdrawal time of 22 days (Health, 2015).
This has been reported following tetracycline hydrochloride as well as in five types of cutaneous porphyria (porphyria cutanea tarda, erythropoietic porphyria, erythropoietic protoporphyria, and variegate porphyria as well as in pseudoporphyria).
Based on the clinical finding, local drug delivery was performed using tetracycline-impregnated fibrillar collagen that contains 25 mg pure fibrillar collagen containing approximately 2 mg of evenly impregnated tetracycline Hydrochloride (HCl) (Figure 3).
Periodontal plus AB is a collagen fibril based formulation containing tetracycline hydrochloride (2mg of tetracycline) in 25mg of collagen (Biocompatible Type 1 collagen) was used.
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A simple sensitive and rapid spectrophotometric method was developed and validated for the determination of terbutaline sulphate and tetracycline hydrochloride drugs in pure form and pharmaceutical formulations.
33 Electrospun fiber mats were explored as drug delivery vehicles using tetracycline hydrochloride as a model drug.
The inspection found that the company had failed to make a timely report to EPA and the State of Missouri on quantities of tetracycline hydrochloride that were manufactured, processed or otherwise used at the facility during 2009.