azalide


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azalide

A derivative of the macrolide antibiotics, modified by the addition of nitrogen to the macrolide (“large ring”) structure. An example is azithromycin.
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In vitro microbiological characterization of a novel azalide, two triamilides and an azalide ketal against bovine and porcine respiratory pathogens.
In this context, wide use of 14-membered and azalide macrolides for children, in addition to adults, will be a major factor favoring resistance.
Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic interaction study between midazolam and the macrolide antibiotics, erythromycin, clarithromycin, and the azalide azithromycin.
Azithromycin belongs to the azalide subclass in the macrolide antibiotic class, with a proven in vitro and in vivo action spectrum against major pneumonia-causing agents: S.
Treatment for either organism generally requires a single dose of an antimicrobial (typically an intramuscular or oral cephalosporin for gonorrhea and an oral tetracycline or azalide for chlamydia); however, there is evidence suggesting that pharyngeal gonococcal infections are more difficult to treat and, therefore, may require a longer course of treatment.
Azithromycin is an azalide antibiotic with an extensive range of indications.
Azithromycin, an azalide antibiotic, is commonly used for community-acquired pneumonia, chlamydia, cervicitis, cellulitis, and bronchitis.
Patent & Trademark Office for claims covering the use of azalide antibiotic formulations to topically treat ocular infections.
InSite Vision Incorporated (AMEX:ISV) -- an ophthalmic products company currently focused on developing therapies that treat ocular infection, glaucoma, and retinal diseases, today announced the issuance of an additional US patent on azalide drug products for use in ophthalmology by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
InSite Vision formulates azithromycin, an azalide antibiotic, in InSite Vison's DuraSite(R) ophthalmic drug delivery system.