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Descriptor in English: Gentamicins
Descriptor in Spanish: Gentamicinas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Gentamicinas
Descriptor in French: Gentamicine
Entry term(s): G Myticin
G-Myticin
GMyticin
Garamycin
Gentacycol
Gentamicin
Gentamicin Sulfate
Gentamicin Sulfate (USP)
Gentamycin
Gentamycins
Gentavet
Genticin
Sulfate, Gentamicin
Tree number(s): D09.408.051.374
Scope note: A complex of closely related aminoglycosides obtained from MICROMONOSPORA purpurea and related species. They are broad-spectrum antibiotics, but may cause ear and kidney damage. They act to inhibit PROTEIN BIOSYNTHESIS.
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Online Note: use GENTAMICINS to search GENTAMICIN 1966-77
History Note: 78; was GENTAMICIN 1963-77 (Prov 1963-65)
DeCS UI: 23255
Descriptor UI: D005839
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Gentamicins - Preferred
Concept UI M0009168
Scope note A complex of closely related aminoglycosides obtained from MICROMONOSPORA purpurea and related species. They are broad-spectrum antibiotics, but may cause ear and kidney damage. They act to inhibit PROTEIN BIOSYNTHESIS.
Preferred term Gentamicins
Entry term(s) Gentamycins
Garamycin - Narrower
Concept UI M0009171
Preferred term Garamycin
Gentacycol - Narrower
Concept UI M0009169
Preferred term Gentacycol
Gentamicin Sulfate - Narrower
Concept UI M0009170
Scope note A complex antibiotic substance produced by MICROMONOSPORA purpurea, with three components: gentamicin C1, C2 , and C1A sulfates.
Preferred term Gentamicin Sulfate
Entry term(s) Gentamicin Sulfate (USP)
Sulfate, Gentamicin
Gentavet - Narrower
Concept UI M0009173
Preferred term Gentavet
Genticin - Narrower
Concept UI M0009167
Preferred term Genticin
G-Myticin - Narrower
Concept UI M0009172
Preferred term G-Myticin
Entry term(s) G Myticin
GMyticin
Gentamicin - Narrower
Concept UI M0580977
Scope note A complex of closely related aminoglycoside bases (e.g., Gentamicins C1, C2, and C1(subA)), obtained from MICROMONOSPORA purpurea and related species.
Preferred term Gentamicin
Entry term(s) Gentamycin



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