Agent Name

Mezlocillin

CAS Number

51481-65-3

Formula

C21-H25-N5-O8-S2

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

(2S,5R,6R)-3,3-Dimethyl-6-((R)-2-(3-(methylsulfonyl)-2-oxo- 1-imidazolidinecarboxamido)-2-phenylacetamido)-7-oxo-4-thia- 1-azabicyclo(3.2.0)heptane-2-carboxylic acid; 4-Thia-1-azabicyclo(3.2.0)heptane-2-carboxylic acid, 3,3- dimethyl-6-(((((3-(methylsulfonyl)-2-oxo-1- imidazolidinyl)carbonyl)amino)phenylacetyl)amino)-7-oxo-, (2S-(2alpha,5alpha,6beta(S*))); Mezlin; Mezlocilina [INN-Spanish]; Mezlocillin; Mezlocilline [INN-French]; Mezlocillinum [INN-Latin]; Multocillin; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pharmaceuticals

Sources/Uses

A broad-spectrum antibiotic related to penicillin and azlocillin; [Merck Index]

Comments

Occupational contact urticaria documented in pharmaceutical and healthcare workers; [Kanerva, p. 219]

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