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Gramicidin (Gramicidin A) Summary

Description: A group of peptide antibiotics from BACILLUS brevis. Gramicidin C or S is a cyclic, ten-amino acid polypeptide and gramicidins A, B, D are linear. Gramicidin is one of the two principal components of TYROTHRICIN which is used topically for gram-positive organisms. It is toxic to blood, liver, kidneys, meninges, and the olfactory apparatus.

Also Known As: Gramicidin A; Gramicidin S; Gramicidins; Gramicidin A(1); Gramicidin B Show All >>

Networked: 111 relevant articles (7 outcomes, 11 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Gramicidin is Relevant

  1. Neuroblastoma : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  2. Glioma (Gliomas) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  3. Infection : 1 outcome in 7 results
  4. Acanthamoeba Keratitis : 1 outcome in 3 results
  5. Bacterial Conjunctivitis : 1 outcome in 3 results
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Drugs Related to Gramicidin

  1. Neomycin
  2. Polymyxin B (Aerosporin)
  3. Dexamethasone (Maxidex)
  4. Sofradex
  5. Framycetin (Framycetin Sulfate)
  6. Trimethoprim (Proloprim)
  7. Sulfacetamide (Bleph)
  8. Guanidine (Guanidine Nitrate)
  9. Artificial Membranes (Artificial Membrane)
  10. acetamidine
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Therapies Related to Gramicidin

  1. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation)
  2. Catheters
  3. Electrodes (Electrode)
  4. Curettage
  5. Aftercare (After-Treatment)

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