rifampicin
noun see rifampin

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  • Rifampicin — drugbox width=280 IUPAC name = 5,6,9,17,19,21 Hexahydroxy 23 methoxy 2,4,12,16,18,20,22 heptamethyl 8 [ N (4 methyl 1 piperazinyl)formimidoyl] 2,7 (epoxypentadeca [1,11,13] trienimino) naphtho [2,1 b ] furan 1,11(2 H ) dione 21 acetate CAS number …   Wikipedia

  • Rifampicin — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Rifampicin Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rifampicin — Ri|fam|pi|cin [Kunstw. aus [(Methylpiperazinyl)iminomethyl]rifamycin (Rifamycin angeblich aus Rififi (frz. Film) u. ↑ mycin)}}], das; s: ein halbsynthetisches ↑ Ansamycin, das gegen Tuberkulose eingesetzt wird. * * * Rifampicin   das, s,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • rifampicin — Semi synthetic member of the rifamycin group of antibiotics …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • rifampicin — noun rifampin …   Wiktionary

  • rifampicin — SYN: rifampin. * * * n. an antibiotic used to treat various infections, particularly tuberculosis. It is administered by mouth; digestive upsets and sensitivity reactions sometimes occur. Trade names: Rifadin, Rimactane. * * * rif·am·pi·cin… …   Medical dictionary

  • rifampicin — [rɪ fampɪsɪn] (also rifampin) noun Medicine a bacterial antibiotic used chiefly to treat tuberculosis and leprosy. Origin 1960s: from rifamycin (a related antibiotic) + the insertion of pi from piperazine …   English new terms dictionary

  • rifampicin — rif·am·pi·cin …   English syllables

  • rifampicin — n. an antibiotic used to treat various infections, particularly tuberculosis and leprosy. It is administered by mouth; digestive upsets and sensitivity reactions sometimes occur. Trade names: Rifadin, Rimactane …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • rifampicin — noun see rifampin …   Useful english dictionary

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