mezlocillin


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mezlocillin

 [mez″lo-sil´in]
a broad-spectrum penicillin antibiotic used parenterally for treatment of serious infections due to susceptible organisms.

mezlocillin

/mez·lo·cil·lin/ (mez″lo-sil´in) a semisynthetic broad-spectrum penicillin used as the sodium salt, particularly in the treatment of mixed infections.

mezlocillin

a ureidopenicillin with a broad spectrum of activity.
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Mezlocillin sodium and sulbactam sodium (4:1) and ribavirin were administered, but the patient did not improve.
aureus parent strain PRSA Amoxicillin 25 [micro]g 29 32 19 Ofloxacin 10 [micro]g 27 25 24 Doxycycline 30 [micro]g 28 24 27 Gentamicin 10 [micro]g 20 18 21 Contrimoxazole 25 [micro]g 28 24 27 Amikacin 30 [micro]g 21 20 21 Cefazolin 30 [micro]g 30 35 25 Erythromycin 15 [micro]g 23 22 28 Lincomycin 15 [micro]g 25 21 27 Mezlocillin 30 [micro]g 27 29 19 Tetracycline 30 [micro]g 28 25 28 Oxacillin 5 [micro]g 28 29 24 Penicillin G 10 I.
All pelvic pathogens can be treated with extended-spectrum penicillins, including mezlocillin and piperacillin and combination agents such as ampicillin-sulbactam (Unasyn), piperacillin-tazobactam (Zosyn), and ticarcillin-clavulanic acid (Timentin).
avium were consistently resistant to penicillin and cefuroxime but susceptible to mezlocillin, piperacillin, gentamicin, amikacin, and cefoperazone (6).
Mezlocillin Sodium and Sulbactam Sodium for Injection - Ceftazidime for Injection - Aztreonam for Injection - Cloxacillin Sodium for Injection - Levofloxacin Hydrochloride for Injection - Ampicillin Sodium and Cloxacillin Sodium for Injection - Mezlocillin Sodium for Injection - Fosfomycin Sodium for Injection - Sulbactam Sodium and Amoxicillin Sodium for Injection - Amoxicillin Sodium and Clavulanate Potassium for Injection - Fosfomycin Calcium (bulk) - Aztreonam (bulk)
Parenteral agents with good activity against Pasteurella sp include penicillin, ampicillin, mezlocillin, piperacillin, cefuroxime, ceftriaxone, and cefotaxime.
The drugs of choice for A actinomycetemcomitans infection are cephalosporins, mezlocillin, rifampin, and chloramphenicol.
Treatment of patients included administration of trivalent A, B, and E antitoxin; antimicrobial drugs such as penicillin G or mezlocillin with metronidazole; and surgical drainage of any existing abscesses.
cenocepacia isolate was resistant to penicillin, mezlocillin, piperacillin, amoxicillin/clavulanate, nitrofurantoin, ciprofloxacin, carbapenems, cephalosporins, aminoglycosides, and tetracycline and sensitive to trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole and piperacillin/tazobactam.
aeruginosa isolate was resistant to mezlocillin, ceftazidime, cefepime, aztreonam, imipenem, meropenem, gentamicin, tobramycin, netilmicyn (MICs, > 128 [micro]g/mL), amikacin (MIC, 64 [micro]g/mL), ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin (MICs, >32 [micro]g/mL).