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enoxacin

 [ĕ-nok´sah-sin]
an antibacterial effective against many gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria; administered orally in the treatment of gonorrhea and urinary tract infections.

enoxacin

/enox·a·cin/ (ĕ-nok´sah-sin) a synthetic antibacterial effective against many gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.

enoxacin

[ĕ-nok′säsin]
an antibacterial effective against many gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, administered orally in the treatment of gonorrhea and urinary tract infections.

Bactidron

A fluoroquinolone which is no longer available in the US and many developed nations.

enoxacin

Antibiotics A broad-spectrum–gram-negative bacilli, staphylococci–fluoroquinolone with ↓ activity against streptococci and anaerobes. See Fluoroquinolone.

enoxacin

(enok´səsin),
n brand name: Penetrex;
drug class: fluoroquinolone antiinfective;
action: a broad-spectrum bactericidal agent that inhibits the enzyme deoxyribo-nucleic acid (DNA) gyrase, needed for replication of DNA;
uses: uncomplicated urethral or cervical gonorrhea, uncomplicated and complicated urinary tract infections.

enoxacin

a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, similar to ciprofloxacin.
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Antibiotic prophylaxis with enoxacin in extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy [in German].
Other quinolones have been available in the past (nalidixic acid, enoxacin, trovafloxacin, and gatifloxacin) but have been withdrawn from the market for a variety of reasons.
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The discovery of the older Quinolinones, such as Nalidixic acid, that have been used for the treatment of a wide variety of infection diseases, led to the synthesis of many 1,8-naphthyridin-5-one derivatives including the potent antibacterial Enoxacin.
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Susceptibility of Campylobacter species to nalidixic-acid, enoxacin, and other DNA gyrase inhibitors.
These include ciprofloxacin (Cipro), enoxacin (Penetrex), gatifloxacin (Tequin), 1evofloxacin (Levaquin), lomefloxacin (Maxaquin), moxifloxacin (Avelox), norfloxacin (Noroxin), ofloxacin (Floxin), and sparfioxacin (Zagam).
Goldstein EJC, Citron DM: Comparative activities of cefuroxime, amoxicillin-clavulanic acid, ciproflaxin, enoxacin and ofloxacin against aerobic and anaerobic bacteria isolated from bite wounds.
Of particular interest for dangerous interactions are enoxacin, fluvoxamine, mexiletine, propanolol, and troleandomycin.
Comparative study with enoxacin and netilmicin in pharmacodynamic model to determine importance of the ratio of antibiotic peak concentration to MIC for bactericidal activity and emergence of resistance.
Comparative study with enoxacin and netilmicin in a pharmacodynamic model to determine importance of ratio of antibiotic peak concentration to MIC for bactericidal activity and emergence of resistance.