oxytetracycline


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ox·y·tet·ra·cy·cline

 (ŏk′sē-tĕt′rə-sī′klĭn, -klēn′)
n.
A broad-spectrum antibiotic, C22H24N2O9, derived from the actinomycete Streptomyces rimosus and used to treat a variety of bacterial infections.

oxytetracycline

(ˌɒksɪˌtɛtrəˈsaɪklɪn)
n
(Pharmacology) a broad-spectrum antibiotic, obtained from the bacterium Streptomyces rimosus, used in treating various infections. Formula: C22H24N2O9. Abbreviation: OTC
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Noun1.oxytetracycline - a yellow crystalline antibiotic (trademark Terramycin) obtained from a soil actinomycete; used to treat various bacterial and rickettsial infections
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
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After treatment of diseased lactating goats with the commonly used antibiotic, oxytetracycline, he monitored the residuals of this antibiotic in the milk of Nubian and Alpine breeds.
The parameters for positive results of the tetracycline antibiotics tested are: oxytetracycline (10 [micro]g/kg), tetracycline (10 [micro]g/kg), chlortetracycline (10 [micro]g/kg), and doxycycline (20 [micro]g/kg); the parameters for positive results of the aminoglycoside antibiotics tested are: dihydrostreptomycin (10 [micro]g/ kg), gentamicin (50 [micro]g/kg), hygromycin (20 [micro]g/kg), kanamycin (20 [micro]g/kg), neomycin (20 [micro]g/kg), paromomycin (25 [micro]g/kg), spectinomycin (50 [micro]g/kg), and streptomycin (20 pg/ kg).
Gentamicin (CN), Streptomycin (S), Oxytetracycline (OT), Amikacin (AK), Chloramphenicol (C) respectively, 35.
Oxytetracycline, doxycycline, tilmicosin and thiamphenicol for porcine were higher than bovine isolates.
Scientists tried protocols like injection of long acting Oxytetracycline at an interval of 72 hours (Chadli, 1992), parenteral Oxytetracycline in combination with topical Tetracycline (Bush and Belton, 1988), Sub conjuctival injections of Penicillins (Hill et al.
Oxytetracycline (OXI) is probably the most used antibiotic worldwide to treat bacterial infections in aquatic organisms, mainly because of its acceptable effectiveness, low cost and acceptance by the international animal health control agencies.
According to a report from the US Department of Agriculture, ionophores, tylosin, chlortetracycline, and oxytetracycline are frequently given to feedlot cattle (3).
Neomycin + Oxytetracycline (NeoTerramycin, Neo-Oxy)
Chemical control of lethal yellowing is achieved by application of oxytetracycline HCL antibiotic administrated by liquid injection into the palm trunk.
The antibiotics tested included streptomycin, neomycin, amoxicillin, ampicillin, azithromycin, erythromycin, chlorotetracycline, and oxytetracycline.