The Americans - 4.04 - Chloramphenicol

Air Date April 6, 2016
Directed By Stefan Schwartz
Written By Tracey Scott Wilson
Previous Episode "Experimental Prototype City of Tomorrow"
Next Episode "Clark's Place"
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Chloramphenicol is the fourth episode of Season Four of The Americans on FX, and the forty-third episode overall.

Plot Edit


  • William wears the wrong gloves in this episode. He is seen wearing blue nitrile nonsterile gloves in 1980s; however, these gloves were not introduced until the mid 1990s.


Song Title Performer(s)
Misty Blue Dorothy Moore
Lucky Number Lene Lovich


The Americans 4x04 Promo "Chloramphenicol" (HD)00:35

The Americans 4x04 Promo "Chloramphenicol" (HD)

Season Four
#401 "Glanders" #408 "The Magic of David Copperfield V: The Statue of Liberty Disappears"
#402 "Pastor Tim" #409 "The Day After"
#403 "Experimental Prototype City of Tomorrow" #410 "Munchkins"
#404 "Chloramphenicol" #411 "Dinner for Seven"
#405 "Clark's Place" #412 "A Roy Rogers in Franconia"
#406 "The Rat" #413 "Persona Non Grata"
#407 "Travel Agents"

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