Ivermectin vs Avermectin - What's the difference?

ivermectin | avermectin |

Ivermectin is a see also of avermectin.


As nouns the difference between ivermectin and avermectin

is that ivermectin is a broad-spectrum antiparasitic medication while avermectin is (medicine) any of a class of macrocyclic lactones, produced by streptomyces bacteria, that are used medically to kill parasites.

ivermectin

English

Noun

(-) (wikipedia ivermectin)
  • A broad-spectrum antiparasitic medication.
  • avermectin

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia avermectin) (en noun)
  • (medicine) Any of a class of macrocyclic lactones, produced by Streptomyces bacteria, that are used medically to kill parasites
  • See also

    * abamectin * ivermectin * doramectin * selamectin