ANTIBIOTICS that inhibit NUCLEIC ACID synthesis - The name of the antibiotic, state its subclass and mode of action on which bacterium Flashcards Preview

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Trimethroprim with sulphamethoxazole

- Urinary infections

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Quinolones

- Quinolone
- Gram negative
- Gram positive strep and staphyl cocci

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Nalidixic Acid

- Quinolone
- Gram negative aerobes
- Antiseptic

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Ciproflaxicin

- Fluroquinolone
- Gram negative aerobes
- CANT BE USED IN CHILDREN

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Levofloxacin

- Quinolone
- Pneumococci, chlamydia psittachi, coxiella burnetti, mycoplasma pneumoniae
- Good against acquired pneumonia

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Nitrofurantoin

- UTI