Definitions for oleandomycin
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Oleandomycin is a macrolide antibiotic. It is synthesized from strains of Streptomyces antibioticus. It is weaker than erythromycin. It used to be sold under the brand name Sigmamycine, combined with tetracycline, and made by the company Rosa-Phytopharma in France.
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Antibiotic macrolide produced by Streptomyces antibioticus.
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