Terramycin


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Terramycin

 [ter´ah-mi″sin]
trademark for preparations of oxytetracycline, a broad-spectrum antibiotic.

Terramycin

(tĕr′ə-mī′sĭn)
A trademark for the drug oxytetracycline.

Terramycin

a trademark for an antibiotic (oxytetracycline).

Terramycin

A now historic brand name for the tetracycline antibiotic OXYTETRACYCLINE. The drug is now prescribed in its generic form as oxytetracycline.

Terramycin

a proprietary name for oxytetracycline.
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I was lucky enough to see him deliver a talk in the 1970s where he described the solution to the thorny puzzle of Terramycin.
Later, Dad would tell a freelance writer that he'd given the boy more terramycin ointment, bought him another bus ticket to Mizda, and told him to try again.
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In the 1950s, we saw the emergence of Orinase (tolbutamide), Terramycin (oxytetracycline), Chlor-Trimeton (chlorpheniramine), Cortone (cortisone acetate), and Transderm-Nitro (nitrogylcerin), to name a few life-saving advances.
Currently China is meeting around 50-60% of the world demand for penicillin, vitamin C, terramycin, doxycycline hydrochloride and cephalosporins (Pharmaceutical Business News 2004) and its cost of production is lower than that of Indian drug companies.
Antibiotics such as terramycin, erythromycin and oxytetracyclin are also used heavily to prevent shrimp diseases.