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Substance Name: Candicidin, sodium salt
RN: 9045-73-2


  • Mixture of antifungal heptaene macrolides from Streptomyces griseus or Actinomyces levoris used topically in candidiasis. The antibiotic complex is composed of candicidins A, B, C, and D, of which D is the major component.

Classification Code

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
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Names and Synonyms


  • Levorin sodium
  • Levorin sodium salt
  • Sodium levorin
  • Sodium salt of levorin

Systematic Name

  • Candicidin, sodium salt

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9045-73-2

System Generated Number

  • 0009045732


Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 3200ug/kg (3.2mg/kg)   Antibiotiki. Vol. 25, Pg. 669, 1980.
mouse LD50 intravenous 1500ug/kg (1.5mg/kg)   Antibiotiki. Vol. 25, Pg. 669, 1980.