piperacillin

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pi·per·a·cil·lin

 (pī-pĕr′ə-sĭl′ĭn)
n.
A semisynthetic broad-spectrum penicillin, C23H27N5O7S, used in its sodium form often in combination with the beta-lactamase inhibitor tazobactam, and active against a variety of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.

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Noun1.piperacillin - a synthetic type of penicillin antibiotic (trade name Pipracil) used for moderate to severe infections
penicillin - any of various antibiotics obtained from Penicillium molds (or produced synthetically) and used in the treatment of various infections and diseases
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The lowest rates of resistance were detected for: tazocin (6.
determining the object and the size or scope of the contract: Supply of medicinal products (pharmaceuticals) divided into 4 packages in them: 1- package ampoules -w 83 items, 2 Antibiotics selected - Proxacin, Rifampicin, Rulid, 3 Acidum boricum, Glucosum, hypermangan Kalium, Natrium bicarb, Neomycinum, Parafinum, Talk, Vaseline white, 4 vancomycin, meropenem, Tazocin, Tienam - an exact description of the order and quantities in accordance with the form cenowym- Appendix 1 hereto, available on the website .
Lack of clinical improvement prompted a change in antimicrobial drug therapy to intravenous tazocin and clindamycin.
Culture sensitivity discs for commonly used antibiotics (cephradine, ceftazidime, cefotaxime, cefexime, ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, amikacin, tazocin, meronem and gentamicin) were used against the most commonly isolated microorganisms (Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus aureus, Proteus species and Morganella morgagni).
Antibiotics for hospital acuquired pneumonia was initiated that included azithromycin tazocin meropenem and voriconazole
She received multiple courses of antibiotics including meropenem, tazocin, and amikacin, but remained in need of inotropes to maintain the blood pressure.
She was treated with intravenous Tazocin (piperacillin with tazobactam) for a presumptive diagnosis of urosepsis for 1 week and trimethoprim for 1 week, but urine cultures were repeatedly negative.
2 In our review, various combinations of antibiotics were used; meropenem/ Imipenim/ Tazocin with ciprofloxacin, amikacin or metronidazole.
Spurious medicines including Tazocin, injection Voren Sterileeo Ethicon, Tinam, Novidat Velosef Meronim and Novaban are made in Pakistan like Lahore Peshawar Sargodha with fake name.
The patient developed sepsis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii, but these organisms were sensitive to piperacin and tazocin.
A differential diagnosis of Guillain-Band Syndrome, discitis, or psoas abscess was considered and Augmentin was changed to intravenous Tazocin (piperacillin-tazobactam).