Pyrrolnitrin

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pyrrolnitrin

(Science: chemical) 3-chloro-4-(3-chloro-2-nitrophenyl)pyrrole. Antifungal antibiotic isolated from pseudomonas pyrrocinia. It is effective mainly against trichophyton, microsporium, epidermophyton, and penicillium.

Pharmacological action: antibiotics, antifungal.

Chemical name: 1H-pyrrole, 3-chloro-4-(3-chloro-2-nitrophenyl)-