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(Science: chemical) O-2,6-diamino-2,6-dideoxy-alpha-d-glucopyranosyl-(1,4)-o- (beta-d-ribofuranosyl-(1,5))-2-deoxy-d-streptamine. A broad-spectrum antimicrobial isolated from streptomyces ribosifidicus.

Pharmacological action: antibiotics, aminoglycoside.

chemical name: D-Streptamine, O-2,6-diamino-2,6-dideoxy-alpha-D-glucopyranosyl-(1-4)-O-(beta-D-ribofuranosyl-(1-5))-2-deoxy-