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Descriptor English: Tyrothricin
Descriptor Spanish: Tirotricina
Descriptor Portuguese: Tirotricina
Descriptor French: Tyrothricine
Entry term(s): Codétricine
Dermotricine
Hydrotricine
Martricin
Tyroderm
Tyrosur
Tree number(s): D04.345.566.850
D12.644.641.850
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014449
Scope note: A polypeptide antibiotic mixture obtained from Bacillus brevis. It consists of a mixture of three tyrocidines (60%) and several gramicidins (20%) and is very toxic to blood, liver, kidneys, meninges, and the olfactory apparatus. It is used topically.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Registry Number: 1404-88-2
CAS Type 1 Name: Tyrothricin
DeCS ID: 14848
Unique ID: D014449
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Tyrothricin - Preferred
Concept UI M0022209
Scope note A polypeptide antibiotic mixture obtained from Bacillus brevis. It consists of a mixture of three tyrocidines (60%) and several gramicidins (20%) and is very toxic to blood, liver, kidneys, meninges, and the olfactory apparatus. It is used topically.
Preferred term Tyrothricin
Hydrotricine - Narrower
Concept UI M0373260
Preferred term Hydrotricine
Martricin - Narrower
Concept UI M0373259
Preferred term Martricin
Tyroderm - Narrower
Concept UI M0373258
Preferred term Tyroderm
Tyrosur - Narrower
Concept UI M0477140
Preferred term Tyrosur
Dermotricine - Narrower
Concept UI M0373261
Preferred term Dermotricine
Codétricine - Narrower
Concept UI M0477139
Preferred term Codétricine



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