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Substance Name: Saramycetin
RN: 11130-70-4


  • Polypeptide antifungal antibiotic produced by a species of Streptomyces.

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Natural Product
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Saramycetin


  • NSC-100844
  • Ro-2-7758
  • X-5079C

Systematic Name

  • Saramycetin

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 11130-70-4

System Generated Number

  • 0011130704


Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
dog LD50 intravenous 250mg/kg (250mg/kg) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: LACRIMATION: EYE

Progress Report Submitted to the National Cancer Institute by South Shore Analytical and Research Laboratory.Vol. -, Pg. 232, 1966.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 650mg/kg (650mg/kg)   "CRC Handbook of Antibiotic Compounds," Vols.1- , Berdy, J., Boca Raton, FL, CRC Press, 1980Vol. 4(1), Pg. 411, 1980.
mouse LD50 intravenous 375mg/kg (375mg/kg)   "Index of Antibiotics from Actinomycetes," Umezawa, H. et al., eds., Tokyo, Univ. of Tokyo Press, 1967Vol. -, Pg. 586, 1967.
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 2gm/kg (2000mg/kg)   Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy Vol. -, Pg. 436, 1961.