Josamycin

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Josamycin
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ECHA InfoCard 100.037.140
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Formula C42H69NO15
Molar mass 827.995 g/mol
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Josamycin is a macrolide antibiotic. It is synthesized from strains of Streptomyces narbonensis var. josamyceticus var. nova

Currently sold in various countries.

Brand examples are:

Europe: Josalid, Josacine, Iosalide, Josamina. Russia: Wilprafen (Вильпрафен). Japan: Josamy.

Adverse effects[edit]

There has been a case report of oedema of the feet.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bosch, X.; Pedrol, E.; Casado, X.; Urbano-Marquez, A. (1993). "Josamycin-induced pedal oedema" (pdf). British Medical Journal (Clinical research ed.). 307 (6895): 26. doi:10.1136/bmj.307.6895.26-a. PMC 1678472Freely accessible. PMID 8343666.