Definitions for oxolinic acid
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word oxolinic acid
A quinolone antibiotic with the chemical formula CHNO.
Oxolinic acid is a quinolone antibiotic developed in Japan in the 1970s. Dosages 12–20 mg/kg orally administered for five to ten days. The antibiotic works by inhibiting the enzyme DNA gyrase. It also acts as a dopamine reuptake inhibitor and has stimulant effects in mice.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Synthetic antimicrobial related to NALIDIXIC ACID and used in URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS.
The numerical value of oxolinic acid in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of oxolinic acid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Find a translation for the oxolinic acid definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these oxolinic acid definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"oxolinic acid." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 24 Jul 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/oxolinic acid>.