tetracyclines

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tetracyclines

A group of antibiotics that treat conditions caused by a range of infective organisms.
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Omadacycline is the first in a new class of tetracycline antibiotics known as aminomethylcyclines.
The parameters for positive results of the tetracycline antibiotics tested are: oxytetracycline (10 [micro]g/kg), tetracycline (10 [micro]g/kg), chlortetracycline (10 [micro]g/kg), and doxycycline (20 [micro]g/kg); the parameters for positive results of the aminoglycoside antibiotics tested are: dihydrostreptomycin (10 [micro]g/ kg), gentamicin (50 [micro]g/kg), hygromycin (20 [micro]g/kg), kanamycin (20 [micro]g/kg), neomycin (20 [micro]g/kg), paromomycin (25 [micro]g/kg), spectinomycin (50 [micro]g/kg), and streptomycin (20 pg/ kg).
Tetracycline antibiotics are also useful in the management of rosacea.
Sarecycline, "compared with existing tetracycline antibiotics, showed improved anti-inflammatory properties and a narrower spectrum of activity," Dr.
showed maximum sensitivity to Ampicillin, Cephalexin, Cefuroxime, Ceftriaxone, Chloramphenicol, Ciprofloxacin, Gentamicin and Tetracycline antibiotics (100% sensitive) and moderate sensitivity to Penicillin (71.
Despite the fact that the ability of EGCG to effectively increase the anti-staphylococcal effect of tetracycline has previously been described, its interaction with other tetracycline antibiotics has poorly been studied.
Fewer than 10% of Staphylococcus aureus isolates showed resistance to long-term use of tetracycline antibiotics in a cross-sectional study of 83 patients with acne.
1) The tetracycline antibiotics are a group of related compounds that are effective against gram negative and gram positive bacteria.
Tetracycline antibiotics are ranked second in production and usage worldwide, and first in China (Gu and Karthikeyan 2005).
Chemist Guoying Chen has developed a prototype of a portable, suitcase-sized device to detect contaminants, such as tetracycline antibiotics, in meat, milk, and fish.
In these two cases, treatment with tetracycline antibiotics was initiated after other broad-spectrum antibiotics were used.