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Flashcards in tigecycline Deck (5):
1

mechanism

30s subunit, glycyl side chains prevents efflux

2

spectrum

atypicals. broad spectrum pseudomonas but not very many negatives.

3

place in therapy

back pocket drug for MDR or polymicrobial. intraabdominal

4

SE

N/V diarrhea.

5

what do we not use this for?

bacteremia