diamidine


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diamidine

[dī′am·ə‚dēn]
(organic chemistry)
A molecule that has two amidine (‒C=NHNH2) groups.
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Volz, "Trypanocide diamidine des 2-phenyl-benzofurans, 2-phenyl-indens und 2-phe\nyl-indols," Justus Liebigs Annalen der Chemie, vol.
Diamidine, Pentamidine, Amphotericin-B, and Glucantim are used as second choices for leishmaniasis treatment.
These products (eg, diamidine anti-infectives and P medicine chloramphenicol) are marketed with guidelines for their use, and for chloramphenicol these differ slightly from those for the PoM products.