Adjective "Vancomycin" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Vancomycin


    Definition:

    1. a bactericidal antibiotic, C 66 H 75 ClN 9 O 24 , produced by Streptomyces orientalis, used in the treatment of antibiotic-associated colitis and endocarditis.

    Examples:

    "antibiotics can be vancomycin."