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 [an″te-, an″ti-bak-tēr´e-al]
1. destroying or suppressing the growth or reproduction of bacteria.
2. an agent having such properties.
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Beta-lactam antibiotics including penicillin and cephalosporin, glycopeptides including vancomycin and teicoplanin and phosphomycin are the antibiotics inefficacious against this bacterium.
Drug delivery systems were synthesized based on NFC-titania nanocomposites grafted with three different types of model drugs such as diclofenac sodium, penicillamine-D, and phosphomycin [34].
Sulfamethoxazol- trimethoprim (Cotrimoxazole), Fluoroquinolones, Beta-lactam, Nitrofurantoin and Phosphomycin are the most important antibiotics for treating UTI in society and hospitals (Ejrnaes K et al, 2011).
Susceptibility tests performed on isolated strains showed high sensitivity to OTC, tilmicosin, florfenicol, phosphomycin, and streptomycin.
In vitro antimicrobial suspectibility of clinical isolates of pathogenic bacteria to ten antibiotics including phosphomycin. Afr.
A reduction of 13.5%, 5.3%, 3.5% and 2.5% was observed in resistance to phosphomycin, amikacin, nitrofurantoin and cefixime, respectively.
The following antibiotic disks (Britania) were used: ampicillin, 10 [micro]g; cephalotin, 30 [micro]g; aztreonam, 30 [micro]g; erythromycin, 15 [micro]g; colistin 10 [micro]g; chloramphenicol, 30 [micro]g; gentamicin, 10 [micro]g; tetracycline, 30 [micro]g; trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, 25 [micro]g; ciprofloxacin, 5 [micro]g; neomycin, 30 [micro]g; furazolidone, 5 [micro]g; nalidixic acid, 30 [micro]g; cefotaxime, 30 [micro]g; ceftriaxone, 30 [micro]g; and phosphomycin, 50 [micro]g.