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  1. josamycin(Noun)

    A kind of macrolide antibiotic.

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  1. Josamycin

    Josamycin is a macrolide antibiotic. It is synthesized from strains of Streptomyces narbonensis var. josamyceticus var. nova Currently sold in various countries. Brand examples are: Europe: Josalid, Josacine, Iosalide, Josamina. Russia: Wilprafen. Japan: Josamy.

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  1. Josamycin

    A macrolide antibiotic from Streptomyces narbonensis. The drug has antimicrobial activity against a wide spectrum of pathogens.


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