Agent Name

Thiamphenicol

CAS Number

15318-45-3

Formula

C12-H15-Cl2-N-O5-S

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Descocin; Dexawin; Dextrosulphenidol; Efnicol; Hyrazin; Igralin; Macphenicol; Masatirin; Methylsulfonylchloramphenicol; Neomyson; Rincrol; Thiamcol; Thiamphenicolum [INN-Latin]; Thiocymetin; Thiophenicol; Tiamfenicol [INN-Spanish]; Tiamfenicolo [DCIT]; Unaseran-D; Urfamicina; Urfamycine; Urophenyl; (+)-Thiamphenicol; D-d-threo-2-Dichloroacetamido-1-(4-methylsulfonylphenyl)-1,3-propanediol; D-Thiocymetin; D-Thiophenicol; D-threo-(1R,2R)-1-(p-Methylsulfonylphenyl)-2-dichloroacetamido-1,3-propanediol; CCRIS 8588; Thiamphenicolum; Tiamfenicol; Tiamfenicolo; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pharmaceuticals

Sources/Uses

An antibiotic (analog of chloramphenicol); [ChemIDplus]

Comments

Occupational asthma confirmed in three pharmaceutical workers; [Malo]

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

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