Aminoglycosides What are Aminoglycosides? Aminoglycosides are a class of antibiotics used mainly in the treatment of aerobic gram-negative bacilli infections, although they are also effective against other bacteria including Staphylococci and Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
KEFLEX® (cephalexin) Capsules. DESCRIPTION. KEFLEX® (cephalexin) Capsules, USP is a semisynthetic cephalosporin antibacterial drug intended for oral administration. It is 7-(D-α-Amino-α-phenylacetamido)-3-methyl-3-cephem-4-carboxylic acid monohydrate.
Among the most common prescribed antibiotics in the U.S. that can cause severe side effects are fluoroquinolones, such as Cipro, Avelox, and Levaquin. Among the most common prescribed antibiotics in the U.S. that can cause severe side effects are fluoroquinolones, such as Cipro, Avelox, and Levaquin.
Macrolides are a class of antibiotics derived from Saccharopolyspora erythraea (originally called Streptomyces erythreus), a type of soil-borne bacteria. Macrolides inhibit protein synthesis in bacteria by reversibly binding to the P site of the 50S unit of the ribosome.
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