Aureomycin

Active Ingredient(s): Chlortetracycline
FDA Approved: * January 23, 1950
Pharm Company: * LEDERLE
Category: Antibiotics

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Aureomycin Overview

Chlortetracycline (trade name Aureomycin, Lederle) is a tetracycline antibiotic, the first tetracycline to be identified. It was discovered in 1945 by Benjamin Minge Duggar working at Lederle Laboratories under the supervision of Yellapragada Subbarow. Duggar identified the antibiotic as the product of an actinomycete he cultured from a soil sample collected from Sanborn Field at the University of Missouri.[3] The organism was named Streptomyces aureofaciens and the isolated ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Chlortetracycline
  • Capsule: 250mg
  • Ointment: 1%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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