organoarsenic antibiotic [Drug Class]

Accession ARO:3000551
Synonym(s)Salvarsan arsenical
DefinitionOrganoarsenic antibiotics are arsenic-containing compounds with antibacterial effects. The organoarsenic antibiotic arsphenamine and its derivatives were developed in the 1910s as the first modern chemotherapeutic agents.
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+ arsphenamine [Antibiotic]