Pronunciation: pen'i-si-lo'ik as'id
Definition: Alkali and bacterial degradation product of a penicillin, resulting from hydrolysis of the 1,7 bond.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.