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1

Macrolides

erythromycin, azithromycin, telithromycin, clarithromycin, fidaxomycin, cethromycin

2

MOA

inhibit bacterial protein synthesis at 50s ribosomal subunit

3

Spectrum

not strep pneumo! Gram (+) staph and strep, corynebacteria, mycoplasma, legionella, listeria. Gram (-) neissaria, bordetella, bartonella, treponema, campylobacter, H. pylori, H. flu

4

Indications

respiratory, AOM, strep pharyngitis, SSTI, Chlamydia, pertussus, diptheria, GI,

5

ADR

Long QT, stevens-johnson syndrome, TEN