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Descriptor English:   Ristocetin 
Descriptor Spanish:   Ristocetina 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ristocetina 
Synonyms English:   Ristomycin  
Tree Number:   D09.400.420.800
Definition English:   An antibiotic mixture of two components, A and B, obtained from Nocardia lurida (or the same substance produced by any other means). It is no longer used clinically because of its toxicity. It causes platelet agglutination and blood coagulation and is used to assay those functions in vitro. 
Pharmacological Action:   Anti-Bacterial Agents
History Note English:   RISTOMYCIN was heading 1965-93 (Prov 1965-72) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BI biosynthesis BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
EC economics HI history
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PK pharmacokinetics
PD pharmacology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   23454 
Unique Identifier:   D012310 

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