Vibramycin


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Noun1.Vibramycin - an antibiotic derived from tetracycline that is effective against many infections; "Vibramycin is the trade name of doxycycline"
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
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Injectable doxycycline: The only suitable doxycycline formulation for intramuscular (IM) injection is Vibramycin SF IVa (Vibravenos, Pfizer, Rotterdam, The Netherlands), a specific European formulation that can be imported in small quantities into the United States (Table 4).
Salmonellae were also moderately resistant to ampicillin (42%), followed by gentamycin (38%), kanamycin (30%), tetracycline (28%), cepharadine (20%), ceftriaxone (16%), vibramycin (14%), ciprofloxacin (12%) and norfloxacin (8%).
2% on Vibramycin However, the delayed-release formulation was sigrilficantly better tolerated, with a 13% nausea rate compared with 21% in the Vibramycin group.
However, the delayed-release formulation was significantly better tolerated, with a 13% nausea rate compared with 21% in the Vibramycin group (Clin.
All underwent therapeutic thoracoscopy with pleurodesis using bovoiodine in 9 cases, vibramycin (doxycycline) in 7 cases, and talc slurry in 7 cases.
Both patients were successfully treated with rehydration therapy and intravenous vibramycin (a semisynthetic tetracycline).
Doxycycline for Oral Ivax Pharmaceuticals Vibramycin for