spectinomycin hydrochloride


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spectinomycin hydrochloride

[spek′tinōmī′sin]
an antibiotic.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of gonorrhea and certain infections in penicillin-allergic patients.
contraindication Known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use.
adverse effects The more serious adverse effects are oliguria, urticaria, chills, fever, dizziness, and nausea.