ARDB-Antibiotic Resistance Genes Database

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Antibioticazithromycin
DescriptionA semi-synthetic macrolide antibiotic structurally related to ERYTHROMYCIN. It has been used in the treatment of Mycobacterium avium intracellulare infections, toxoplasmosis, and cryptosporidiosis.
Action Target23S rRNA of 50S ribosomal subunit, protein synthesis inhibitor
SynonymsAzasite   AZM   Azithromycin
Database LinksKEGG DRUG: D07486
ChEBI ID: CHEBI: 48080