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1

mechanism

binds 30s ribosome

2

spectrum

atypicals.
some gram (+) including CA-MRSA
limited negative

3

place in therapyu

tick borne illness
uncomplicated URTI
option for CA-MRSA

4

SE

GI, phototoxicity and discoloration of the teeth

5

drug interactions

chelators. calcium, magnesium, iron