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Amfomycin

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

Scheme

Prop.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0001402-82-0

Chemical Formula

C58-H91-N13-O20

Molecular Weight

1290

Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Polypeptide

Chemical Name

A substance produced by Streptomyces canus

Foreign Names

  • Amfomycinum (Latin)
  • Amfomycin (German)
  • Amfomycine (French)
  • Anfomicina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Amphoderm (Amfomycin and Hydrocortisone, + Kanamycin (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, United States
  • Kanfosone (Amfomycin and Hydrocortisone, + Kanamycin (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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