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1 result for Name/Synonym equals TELITHROMYCIN 
Drug Name: Telithromycin [USAN:INN:BAN] View Structure
Description: A ketolide; semisynthetic derivative of erythromycin with cycling of the C11-12 positions to form a carbamate ring to avoid acquired resistance to macrolides; binds 70S bacterial rRNA, specifically to the 23S part (23S RIBOSOMAL RNA), preventing protein synthesis. 

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