OBO ID: CHEBI:138856
Term Name: oxolinic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-Ethyl-1,4-dihydro-6,7-methylenedioxy-4-oxo-3-quinolinecarboxylic acid
  • 1-Ethyl-6,7-methylenedioxy-4-quinolone-3-carboxylic acid
  • 5-Ethyl-5,8-dihydro-8-oxo-1,3-dioxolo(4,5-g)quinoline-7-carboxylic acid
  • 5-ethyl-8-oxo-5,8-dihydro[1,3]dioxolo[4,5-g]quinoline-7-carboxylic acid
  • acide oxolinique
  • acido oxolinico
  • acidum oxolinicum
  • OA
  • oxolinic acid
Definition: A quinolinemonocarboxylic acid having the carboxy group at position 7 as well as oxo and ethyl groups at positions 4 and 1 respectively and a dioxolo ring fused at the 5- and 6-positions. A synthetic antibiotic, it is used in veterinary medicine for the treatment of bacterial infections in cattle, pigs and poultry.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available