broad spectrum antibiotic


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broad spectrum antibiotic

n. antibiótico de amplio espectro.
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The broad spectrum antibiotic, amikacin, has shown very little microbial resistance but its severe side effects and intravenous delivery make it impractical and unsafe for the long-term therapy required to resolve these very serious and often life-threatening infections.
Half of patients received an antibiotic for their cough, and half the time, it was a broad spectrum antibiotic.
The federal government has issued a contract for advanced research and development of a dual-purpose broad spectrum antibiotic that is promoted as having the potential to treat illnesses that are caused by such bioterrorism threats as the plague and tularemia as well as more certain life-threatening infections (Gram-negative infections) that are associated with prolonged hospitalization.
The reduction of needless broad spectrum antibiotic usage can save significant cost both for hospitals and patients, added ALK.
In prior clinical and preclinical studies, delafloxacin has been a well-tolerated, broad spectrum antibiotic candidate that effectively targets key resistant pathogens, such as MRSA, that cause life-threatening hospital-treated infections," said Mark Leuchtenberger, President and Chief Executive Officer at Rib-X.
AzaSite contains 1% azithromycin, a broad spectrum antibiotic formulated with DuraSite(R), InSite Vision's patented drug-delivery vehicle, which offers the benefit of a less frequent dosing regimen.
The results of this study appear to confirm our long-held view that AzaSite is a broad spectrum antibiotic," stated S.
It is based on ciprofloxacin, which is a well-established broad spectrum antibiotic that binds to an essential component of virtually all living bacteria.
Teva's Ciprofloxacin Tablets are the AB-rated generic equivalent of Bayer's broad spectrum antibiotic, Cipro(R) Tablets.