Definition of Lymecycline

1. Noun. A tetracycline broad-spectrum antibiotic, unique amongst tetracyclines in being absorbed by an active transport process across the intestinal wall. ¹



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Medical Definition of Lymecycline

1. (4s-(4 alpha,4a alpha,5a alpha,6 beta,12a alpha-n(6)-((((4-(dimethylamino)-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-3,6,10,12,12a-pentahydroxy-6-methyl-1,11-dioxo-2-naphthacenyl)carbonyl)amino)methyl)-l-lysine. A semisynthetic antibiotic related to tetracycline. It is more readily absorbed than tetracycline and can therefore be given in lower doses; it is also reported to have fewer gastrointestinal side effects. Pharmacological action: antibiotics, tetracycline. Chemical name: L-Lysine, N6-((((4-(dimethylamino)-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-3,6,10,12,12a-pentahydroxy-6-methyl-1,11-dioxo-2-naphthacenyl)carbonyl)amino)methyl)-, (4S-(4alpha,4aalpha,5aalpha,6beta,12aalpha))- (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Lymecycline

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lymantriid
lyme
lyme arthritis
lyme disease
lyme disease antibody
lyme disease serology
lymecycline (current term)
lymes
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lymph
lymph cell
lymph circulation
lymph cords
lymph corpuscle
lymph embolism
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