Agent Name

Lincomycin

CAS Number

154-21-2

Formula

C18-H34-N2-O6-S

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Cillimycin; Jiemycin; Lincolcina; Lincomycin A; D-erythro-alpha-D-galacto-Octopyranoside, methyl 6,8-dideoxy-6-(((1-methyl-4-propyl-2-pyrrolidinyl)carbonyl)amino)-1-thio-, (2S-trans)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pharmaceuticals

Comments

Allergic contact dermatitis reported in poultry and pig breeders; [Kanerva, p. 1158]

Reference Link

Contact dermatitis from lincomycin and spectinomycin in chicken vaccinators

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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