Comparison of the side effects and gastrointestinal motility observed after administration of erythromycin and josamycin
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Minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) were measured by using the microdilution method in triplicate for the following antimicrobial agents: erythromycin, clarithromycin, azithromycin, roxithromycin, josamycin
, tetracycline, doxycycline, levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, and ciprofloxacin.
A new quadruple therapy for Helicobacter pylori using tripotassiumdicitratobismuthate, furazolidone, josamycin
, and famotidine.
Determination of josamycin
in plasma, erythrocytes and leukocytes via high-performance liquid chromatography by direct injection of plasma or homogenized blood cells, using alternation sample clean-up columns.
Effects of erythromycin, josamycin
and spiramycin on rat polymorphonuclear leukocyte chemotaxis.
Cyclines and fluoroquinolones were contraindicated because of her pregnancy, and the patient had a history of maculopapular rash after taking josamycin
A recent review7 Suggests that investigational macrolides antibiotics with 16-membered rings (eg, josamycin
, spiramycin) may produce fewer GI side effects than traditional 14-membered macrolides such as erythromycin.
A triple disk-diffusion test with erythromycin, clindamycin, and josamycin
was performed to test resistance inducibility.
All patients fully recovered with doxycycline or, for the pregnant patient, josamycin