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Prototype of Cephalosporins?

Cefaclor,
Ceclor

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Prototype of Flouroquinolones?

Ciprofloxacin,
Capri

3

Prototype of Macrolides?

Erythromycin,
E-my in

4

Prototype of Penicillin?

Amoxicillin,
Amoxicillin

5

Prototype of Sulfonamides?

Cotrimoxazole,
Sentra, Bactrim

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What is the mechanism of action for antibiotics?

Interfere with the biosynthesis of the bacterial cell wall. Interfere protein and DNA synthesis process.

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Bactericidal definition

Kill bacteria cell.

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Bacteriostatic defintion

Prevent reproduction of bacteria cell.

9

Goal of anti-infective therapy

Reduction of population of the invading organism.

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What is the prototype of Aminoglycosides?

Gentimicin,
Garamycin