minocycline

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min·o·cy·cline

 (mĭn′ə-sī′klēn′, -klĭn)
n.
A broad-spectrum antibiotic, C23H27N3O7, derived from tetracycline and used usually in the form of its hydrochloride.

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Noun1.minocycline - tetracycline antibiotic (trade name Minocin) used to treat a variety of bacterial and rickettsial infections
Achromycin, tetracycline - an antibiotic (trade name Achromycin) derived from microorganisms of the genus Streptomyces and used broadly to treat infections
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minocycline

n minociclina
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The global periodontal disease therapeutics market segmentation is based on drug types (Arestin, Atridox, Doxycycline, Metronidazole, Minocycline, PerioChip).
Valeant will also invest $12.5 million in its Laval, Quebec facility, which includes $10 million to upgrade product manufacturing technology, as well as $2.5 million for the transfer of production of antibiotic Arestin, to Laval.
Valeant also announced USD12.5m of investments in its Laval, Quebec facility, which includes USD10m to upgrade product manufacturing technology, as well as USD2.5m associated with the transfer of production of Arestin (minocycline hydrochloride), an antibiotic treatment for periodontal disease, to Laval.
Additionally, the company has invested USD12.5m in its Laval, Quebec facility, which includes USD10m to upgrade product manufacturing technology, as well as USD2.5m associated with the transfer of production of Arestin (minocycline hydrochloride) to Laval.