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Drug Name: Gentamicin sulfate [USAN:USP:JAN] View Structure
Description: A complex of three different closely related aminoglycoside sulfates, Gentamicins C1, C2, and C1(subA), obtained from Micromonospora purpurea and related species. They are broad-spectrum antibiotics, but may cause ear and kidney damage. They act to inhibit protein synthesis ( GENETIC TRANSLATION). 



 
 
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