Penicillins With Extended Spectrum
- Penicillins With Extended Spectrum
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Drug Drug Description Ampicillin A penicillin derivative used for the treatment of a variety of infections caused by gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria as well as some anaerobes. Carbenicillin For the treatment of acute and chronic infections of the upper and lower urinary tract and in asymptomatic bacteriuria due to susceptible strains of bacteria. Hetacillin Hetacillin is a beta-lactam antibiotic prodrug used to treat bacterial infections. In the body it gets converted to ampicillin. Mezlocillin Used to treat serious gram–negative infections of the lungs, urinary tract, and skin. Azlocillin For the treatment of infections caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli, and Haemophilus influenzae. Amdinocillin Used in the treatment of urinary tract infections caused by some strains of E. coli and klebsiella and enterobacter species. Used mainly against Gram negative organisms. Bacampicillin An ampicillin prodrug used to treat various susceptible bacterial infections in the body, such as respiratory infections and skin and subcutaneous tissue infections. Pivampicillin An ampicillin prodrug used to treat a variety of infections. Pivmecillinam A prodrug of the beta lactam antibiotic mecillinam, indicated for the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections (UTIs). Ticarcillin A beta lactam antibiotic used to treat a variety of infections in the body. Carindacillin A penicillin antibiotic used to treat a variety of infections, but is no longer marketed in the USA. Temocillin Temocillin has been investigated in Infection, Liver Dysfunction, and Urinary Tract Infection. Epicillin Not Annotated Sulbenicillin Not Annotated Talampicillin Not Annotated Aspoxicillin Not Annotated Metampicillin Metampicillin is a penicillin antibiotic prepared by the reaction of ampicillin with formaldehyde. It is hydrolysed in aqueous solution to form ampicillin. Hydrolysis is rapid under acid conditions like the... Piperacillin A penicillin antibiotic combined with tazobactam to treat piperacillin-resistant, piperacillin/tazobactam susceptible, β-lactamase generating strains of several bacteria. Amoxicillin A penicillin derivative used for the treatment of infections caused by gram-positive bacteria, in particular streptococcal bacteria causing upper respiratory tract infections.
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