amphotericin definition

  • noun:
    • Any of several amphoteric antibiotic drug and antifungal agents produced by Streptomyces micro-organisms
    • an antibiotic and antifungal representative (C47H73NO17), made by a strain of Streptomyces nodosus. It really is one of a course of polyene macrolide antibiotics efficient against fungal infections. It has a molecular body weight of 924.11; it's soluble in oganic solvents but only somewhat dissolvable in liquid.
    • an antibiotic and antifungal agent

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