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Capreomycin is an antibiotic, which is used in combination other antituberculosis drugs fro the treatment of pulmonary infections caused by capreomycin-susceptible strains of M. tuberculosis when the primary agents (isoniazid, rifampin, ethambutol, aminosalicylic acid, and streptomycin) have been ineffective or cannot be used because of toxicity or the presence of resistant tubercle bacilli. Little is known about capreomycin's exact mechanism of action, but it is thought to inhibit protein synthesis by binding to the 70S ribosomal unit. Capreomycin also binds to components in the bacterial cell which result in the production of abnormal proteins.   NCATS

  • SMILES: C[C@@H]1NC(=O)[C@@H](N)CNC(=O)[C@@H](NC(=O)\C(=C\NC(=O)N)\NC(=O)[C@H](CNC(=O)CC(N)CCCN)NC1=O)C2CCNC(=N)N2.NCCCC(N)CC(=O)NC[C@@H]3NC(=O)[C@H](CO)NC(=O)[C@@H](N)CNC(=O)[C@@H](NC(=O)\C(=C\NC(=O)N)\NC3=O)C4CCNC(=N)N4
  • InChIKey: VCOPTHOUUNAYKQ-DAOVIKHBSA-N
  • Mol. Mass: 1321.44
  • ALogP: Missing data
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34977 | capastat | capastat sulfate | capostatin | capreomicin | capreomycin | capreomycine | capreomycine sulfate | capreomycin sulfate | capromycin

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