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Which of the following is the site of action of Bacitracin? Cel...

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thesis at a step earlier than that inhibited by penicillin. Subsequently, it increases the efflux of ions by binding to the cell membrane. It is bactericidal. It is active agai

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2013-07-01 13:57:43
following site action Bacitracin Cell Wall Cell MembraneNucleic AcidRibosome Bacitracin ispolypeptide antibiotic acts inhibiting cell wall synthesis atstep earlier than that inhibited penicillin Subsequently increaseseffluxions binding tocell membrane Itbactericidal Itactive against gram positive organisms Neisseria and HInfluenza Ref: EssentialsMedical Pharmacology Tripathi 5th Edition Pages 62869
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Subject :-pharmacology

Topic :- Antimicrobial Drugs

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Which the following sulphonamides available oral preparation? Sulp

Subject :-pharmacology

Topic :- Antimicrobial Drugs

following sulphonamides available oral preparation SulphacetamideSulphadiazine Silver sulphadiazineMafenide Sulfadiazine sulfonamide can used orally rapidly absorbed rapidly excreted 50% plasma protein bound 20-40% acetylated has good penetration CSF brain therefore used treatment meningitis Ref: Essentials Medical Pharmacology 5th Edition Pages 641-3 .......

Which the following represent the mechanism action tetracycline? Inhibits

Subject :-pharmacology

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Which drug does not need dose adjustment patient with creatinine clearance

Subject :-pharmacology

Topic :- Antimicrobial Drugs

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Topic :- Antimicrobial Drugs

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