Narasin

(BAN, USAN, rINN)
Narasin Chemical formula
Synonyms: Compound 79891; Lilly-79891; Narasina; Narasine; Narasinum. 2-(6-{5-[2-(5-Ethyltetrahydro-5-hydroxy-6-methylpyran-2-yl)15-hydroxy-2,10,12-trimethyl-1,6,8-trioxadispiro[4.1.5.3]pentadec-13-en-9-yl]-2-hydroxy-1,3-dimethyl-4-oxoheptyl}tetrahydro-3,5-dimethylpyran-2-yl)butyric acid.
Cyrillic synonym: Наразин.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C43H72O11 = 765.0.
CAS — 55134-13-9.
ATC Vet — QP51AH04.

Pharmacopoeias.

In US for veterinary use only.

USP 31

(Narasin Granular). It contains narasin mixed with suitable carriers and inactive ingredients prepared in a granular form that is free-flowing and free of aggregates. Narasin is a white to off-white crystalline powder. Soluble in water and in methyl alcohol.

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Narasin, an antibiotic produced by Streptomyces aureofaciens, is an antiprotozoal used in veterinary practice for the prevention of coccidiosis in chickens.
Published December 08, 2018.