an antibiotic, C21H41N7O12, derived by organic synthesis from and believed to be less toxic than streptomycin: used in the form of its sulfate chiefly in the treatment of tuberculosis.
- dihydrofolic acid,
- dihydropteroic acid,
Origin of dihydrostreptomycin
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