Chloromycetin


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Chloromycetin

(ˌklɔːrəʊmaɪˈsiːtɪn)
n
(Pharmacology) trademark a brand of chloramphenicol
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Noun1.Chloromycetin - an oral antibiotic (trade name Chloromycetin) used to treat serious infections (especially typhoid fever)
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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As early as 1954, Stewart et al reported no significant effects of Chloromycetin on reproductive performance; however, the greater percentage of ova shed, represented by normal embryos in lots receiving Chloromycetin, suggested that the antibiotic has favorable effect on embryo survival [9].
One of the miracle antibiotics, Parke-Davis' Chloromycetin, was found to cause more cases of aplastic anemia than occurred in the general population.
One respondent (3.7%) still favoured chloromycetin in combination with ampicillin.
The final assessment of the patient by the casualty officer was blunt-force trauma with no vision loss, and he was discharged with analgesics and chloromycetin ointment.
In this study, several substances, such as chloromycetin, naringenin, genkwanin, and kaempferol were tested as internal standards.
orally for a week topical Chloromycetin ointment for left eye and advised Elizabethan collar to prevent self mutilation.
Preliminary report on the beneficial effect of chloromycetin in the treatment of typhoid fever.