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Descriptions of Tetracycline

Tetracycline: an antibiotic (trade name Achromycin) derived from microorganisms of the genus Streptomyces and used broadly to treat infections
Source: WordNet 2.1

Tetracycline: Closely congeneric derivatives of the polycyclic naphthacenecarboxamide. (Gilman et al., Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 8th ed, p1117)
Source: Diseases Database

Tetracycline : group of napthacenecarboxamide biosynthetic antibiotics isolated from species of Streptomyces or produced semisynthetically, with a wide spectrum of antimicrobial activity.
Source: CRISP

Basic Information: Tetracycline

Tetracycline: Type of antibiotic.

Count: Tetracycline is listed as a: treatment for 19 conditions; alternative treatment for 0 conditions; preventive treatment for 0 conditions; research treatment for 0 conditions.

Tetracycline is a type of: Antibiotics (316)

Treatments: list of all treatments

List of Diseases with Tetracycline as a Treatment

The following list of conditions have 'Tetracycline' or similar listed as a treatment in our database:


  • Acne ... tetracycline












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