Antibiotic 89-07; E-402.
Chemical formula: 1N-Ethyl gentamicin C1a sulfate.
Chemical formula: (C21H43N5O7)2,5H2SO4 = 1445.6.
CAS — 59711-96-5 (etimicin); 362045-44-1 (etimicin sulfate).
Etimicin, a derivative of gentamicin C1a, is an aminoglycoside antibacterial with actions similar to those of gentamicin. It is given intravenously as the sulfate.
1. Zhao C, et al. A randomized controlled clinical trial on etimicin, a new aminoglycoside antibiotic, versus netilmicin in the treatment of bacterial infections. Chin Med J (Engl) 2000; 113: 1026–30.
Published February 07, 2019.