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LP15427-5ClindamycinActive

Descriptions

LP15427-5   Clindamycin
Clindamycin, a lincosamide antibiotic, is semisynthetic and derived from lincomycin by 7(S)-chloro-substitution of the 7(R)-hydroxyl group of lincomycin. It is marketed under various trade names, including Dalacin, Duac, BenzaClin, and Clindoxyl and Acanya (in combination with benzoyl peroxide), and Ziana (with tretinoin). Clindamycin is also available as a generic drug. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Clindamycin (Wikipedia)

LP15427-5   Clindamycin
An antibacterial agent that is a semisynthetic analog of lincomycin. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

LP15427-5   Clindamycin
Clindamycin is a semi-synthetic derivative of lincomycin active against most gram-positive and anaerobic bacteria.



Clindamycin together with pyrimethamine has been used as alternative treatment for toxoplasmic encephalitis in AIDS patients. Copyright Copyright © 2006 Phadia AB. Source: ImmunoCap, ImmunoCap

Basic Part Properties

Name
Clindamycin
Type
Component
Created On
2000-05-04
Construct for LOINC Short Name
Clindamycin

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
氯洁霉素
Synonyms: 克林达霉素;林可霉素;氯林可霉素;氯林大霉素;氯林肯霉素;氯林霉素
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
clindamycine
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Klindamütsiin
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Clindamycine
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Clindamycine
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Clindamicina
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Клиндамицин
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Clindamicina
Synonyms: Cleocin;CLIJ;Dalacin;Sobelin;Topical
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Klindamisin
Synonyms: CLIJ