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Chemical Imipenem

Name Imipenem
CAS Type 1 Name 1-Azabicyclo(3.2.0)hept-2-ene-2-carboxylic acid, 6-(1-hydroxyethyl)-3-((2-((iminomethyl)amino)ethyl)thio)-7-oxo-, (5R-(5alpha,6alpha(R*)))-
Equivalent Terms Anhydrous Imipenem | Anhydrous, Imipenem | Imipemide | Imipenem Anhydrous | Imipenem, Anhydrous | MK0787 | MK 0787 | MK-0787 | N Formimidoylthienamycin | N-Formimidoylthienamycin
CAS Registry Number 74431-23-5
Definition Semisynthetic thienamycin that has a wide spectrum of antibacterial activity against gram-negative and gram-positive aerobic and anaerobic bacteria, including many multiresistant strains. It is stable to beta-lactamases. Clinical studies have demonstrated high efficacy in the treatment of infections of various body systems. Its effectiveness is enhanced when it is administered in combination with CILASTATIN, a renal dipeptidase inhibitor.
Structure Imipenem
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MeSH® ID D015378
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Imipenem Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  cilastatin, imipenem drug combination Has associated diseases
  xanthoradone A
  xanthoradone B
  xanthoradone C