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

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Gentamicin

- Aminoglycosides
- Gram negative and staphylococci gram positive
- Useful in serious gram negative infection

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Tetracylines

- Tetracylines
- Broad spectrum
- Useful in genital and respiratory tract

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Clarithromycin

- Macrolides
- Gram positive (and chlamydia psittacci, coxiella burnetti and mycoplasma pneumoniae)
- Good for organisms that cause atypical pneumonia

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Erythromycin

- Macrolides
- Gram positive (and chlamydia psittacci, coxiella burnetti and mycoplasma pneumoniae)
- Bacteriostatic reaction
- Good against organisms causing atypical pneumonia

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Azythromycin

- Macrolide
- Good against chlamydia

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Linezolid

- Oxazolidinones
- Good against MRSA

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Daptomycin

- Cyclic Lipopeptide
- Gram positive and MRSA

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Clindamycin

- Licosamide
- Anearobes and gram positive
- Good against gram positive cocci

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Fusidic acid

- Miscellaneous
- Staphylococci only