chlortetracycline hydrochloride


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chlortetracycline hydrochloride

(klawr″tĕt-ră-sī′klēn)
A golden-colored, broad-spectrum antibiotic isolated from a strain of Streptomyces aureofaciens. It inhibits growth of or destroys some strains of streptococci, staphylococci, pneumococci, rickettsiae.