Aureomycin


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Aureomycin

(ˌɔːrɪəʊˈmaɪsɪn)
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(Pharmacology) trademark a brand of chlortetracycline

Au•re•o•my•cin

(ˌɔr i oʊˈmaɪ sɪn)
Trademark.
a brand of chlortetracycline.
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Noun1.Aureomycin - a yellow crystalline antibiotic (trade name Aureomycin) used to treat certain bacterial and rickettsial diseasesAureomycin - a yellow crystalline antibiotic (trade name Aureomycin) used to treat certain bacterial and rickettsial diseases
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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Antimicrobials used Application penicillin Trichomonas foetus (protozoan) * Trichomonas foetus (protozoan) penicillin Trichomonas foetus (protozoan) penicillin Protozoan * Phytoplankton community * Nematode penicillin, dihydrostreptomycin Euglena gracilis (protozoan) aureomycin + oxytetracycline hydrochloride * + penicillin streptomycin Ca[Cl.sub.2] + penicillin Nitzschia closterium (periphyton) penicillin Phytoplankton community penicillin + streptomycin Euglena gracilis (protozoan) nystatin Phytoplankton community penicillin + streptomycin Sardinops caerulea, Gadus callarias, Pleuronichthys sp.
"'Wonder Drug' Aureomycin Found to Spur Growth 50%" was the headline that appeared in The New York Times in April 1950 after the discovery that the antibiotic could increase growth in livestock when added to animal feed (McKenna, 2017).
difficile antibiotic-associated diarrhea (CDAD) was further described by Reiner and colleges in a case of pseudomembranous colitis following use of aureomycin and chloramphenicol.
Later in the decade, his antibiotic program generated polymyxin, the first effective treatment against the class of bacteria called Gram negatives, and aureomycin, the first "broad spectrum" antibiotic.
Treatment of pneumococcic meningitis with penicillin compared with penicillin plus aureomycin. Arch Intern Med.
Antibiotic trials conducted by the Agricultural Research Council of Britain [1] indicated that Aureomycin and penicillin improve the growth performance and food efficiency of pigs by 10%.
In the late 1940s and early 1950s their efforts led to the development of Streptomycin, Aureomycin, Terramycin, Tetracycline, Erythromycin and other wonder drugs capable of attacking a range of bacteria-causing diseases.
Use of water medicated with Chlortetracycline (Aureomycin), Oxytetracycline (Terramycin), or other tetracycline products (except doxycycline) is not recommended.