dihydrostreptomycin


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dihydrostreptomycin

an aminoglycoside antibiotic produced by the hydrogenation of streptomycin; ototoxic with damage to sensory end organs.
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The affected sheep were treated with a single dose of 70,000IU of procaine benzylpenicillin and 70mg of dihydrostreptomycin sulfate, which is a low cost control method.
Other treatments include tetracycline, streptomycin, and dihydrostreptomycin.
Major groups of traditional ototoxic agents in humans Aminoglycosides Cytotoxic agents Amikacin Bleomycin Dihydrostreptomycin Carboplatinum Gentamicin Cisplatinum Kanamycin Nitrogen mustard Neomycin Vincristine Netilmicin Streptomycin Others Tobramycin Acetylsalicylic acid Arsenicals Loop diuretics Quinine Table 2.
Summaries follow of the Committee's evaluations of toxicological and residue data on a variety of veterinary drugs: three anthelmintic agents (doramectin, ivermectin and tiabendazole), seven antimicrobial agents (cefuroxime, dihydrostreptomycin and streptomycin, lincomycin, neomycin, oxytetracycline and thiamphenicol), four insecticides (cyhalothrin, cypermethrin and a-cypermethrin, and phoxim) and one production aid (melengestrol acetate).

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