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Noun1.Lincocin - antibiotic (trade name Lincocin) obtained from a streptomyces bacterium and used in the treatment of certain penicillin-resistant 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"
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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Over its corporate history, the Upjohn Company has developed competitive advantage based on its own high quality best-selling products such as the contraceptive "Depo-Provera", the antibiotic "Lincocin", the sedative "Halcion", the anti-depressant "Xanax", the steroid "Solu-Medrol", and the hair growth product "Rogaine".
Upjohn enjoyed a strong reputation for its steroid discovery of "Medrol", and it had just launched another important pharmaceutical called "Lincocin".