Colimycin


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Colimycin

 

(1) An antibiotic preparation of the neomycin group, consisting of neomycin B (93.4 percent) and neomycin A (6.6 percent).

(2) A natural antibiotic of the polypeptide group.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Regarding the special features of older patients who developed CIN in this study, an interesting observation is that all of them (n = 5) received one at least nephrotoxic medication, 4 of them colimycin and one of them amikacin, while in the group of older patients who did not develop CIN (n = 8), only 3 received a nephrotoxic medication, colimycin (P = 0.0754, Figure 4).
In Oslo, 100 [micro]L of each CSF sample in trans-isolate medium was plated onto chocolate agar and chocolate agar containing 7.5 mg/L colimycin, 0.5 mg/L linocmycin, 1.0 mg/L amphotericin B, and 5.0 mg/L trimethoprim.