spiramycin


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spiramycin

[¦spī·rə′mīs·ən]
(microbiology)
A complex of related antibiotics, which resemble erythromycin structurally and in antibacterial spectrum, produced by Streptomyces ambofaciens.
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spiramycin 3 MIU every 8 h, which led to transient improvement of respiratory and hemodynamic parameters.
Henderickx(1979) Quantitative in vitro evaluation of the energy metabolism influenced by virginiamycin and spiramycin used as growth promoters in pig nutrition.
([dagger]) Spiramycin is generally used if the gestational age is less than 18 weeks.
[29] showed that high concentrations of spiramycin caused a significant increase in the relative abundance of AOA in pharmaceutical wastewater treatment systems.
In addition to penicillin, the Treponema pallidum (bacterial cause of infectious syphilis) is also treated with other antibiotics such as cephalosporins (for example, cephaloridin), tetracyclins, macrolids (erythromycin and spiramycin), and chloramphenicol [2].
Many authors reported that rhinitis, occupational asthma, and symptoms in pharmaceutical workers maybe due to exposures to groups of antibiotics such as penicillin, cephalosporin, tetracycline, azithromycin, spiramycin, and other therapeutic agents including salbutamol, cimetidine, hydroxychloroquine, lisinopril, a-methyldopa, hydralazine, and opiates [7, 8, 19, 25].
Several drugs have been proposed for treatment, including pyrimethamine, sulfadiazine, spiramycin, clindamycin, and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole [8].
The sensitivity of Staphylococci and other wound bacteria to erythromycin, oleandomycin and Spiramycin. Journal of clinical pathology, 1959; 12 (2): 163-169.
spiramycin or azithromycin 1g per oral (PO) q8h or pyrimethamine (50 mg/d PO) and sulfadiazine (3 g/d PO in 2-3 divided doses) until delivery.
The antibiotics included Ampicillin 10 [micro]g, Streptomycin 10 [micro]g, Erythromycin 15[micro]g, Kanamycin 30[micro]g, Chloramphenicol 30[micro]g, Pristinamycin15[micro]g, Tobramycin 10 [micro]g, Climdamycin 2[micro]g, Spiramycin 100[micro]g, Amikacin 30[micro]g, Licomycin 2[micro]g, Cefatoxin 30[micro]g, Naldixic acid 30[micro]g, Gentamicin 10 [micro]g
Peridy, "In vitro determination in milk of the Minimal Inhibitory and Bactericidal Concentrations of celquinone, marbofloxacin, tylosin and spiramycin for bovine mastitis pathogens," Revue de Medecine Veterinaire, vol.