OBO ID: CHEBI:6078
Term Name: ivermectin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • Ivermax
  • ivermectin
  • ivermectine
  • ivermectino
  • ivermectinum
  • Ivomec
  • Mectizan
  • Noromectin
  • Privermectin
  • Sklice
  • Stromectol
  • Vetrimec
  • Zimecterin
Definition: A mixture consisting of >= 90% 22,23-dihydroavermectin B1a (R = Me) and <= 10% 22,23-dihydroavermectin B1b (R = H). A semi-synthetic derivative of abamectin, it is used as a broad-spectrum antiparasite medication, particularly against worms (except tapeworms), although it is also effective against most mites and some lice.
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Ontology: Chebi
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