carbenicillin

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carbenicillin

 [kahr″ben-ĭ-sil´in]
a semisynthetic penicillin, with activity against certain gram-negative bacteria, such as Pseudomonas aeruginosa; used as the disodium salt, administered intramuscularly or intravenously. It is also used as carbenicillin indanyl sodium, administered orally in the treatment of urinary tract infections and prostatitis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

car·ben·i·cil·lin

(kar-ben'i-sil'in),
A semisynthetic extended-spectrum penicillin active against a wide variety of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.
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carbenicillin

An antibiotic of the penicillin group. Carboxy-benzyl-penicillin.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

car·ben·i·cil·lin

(kahr-ben'i-sil'in)
Semisynthetic extended-spectrum penicillin active against many bacteria.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012