Quinolone antibiotics

2017-07-27T22:19:37+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Ciprofloxacin, Norfloxacin, Ofloxacin, Levofloxacin, Moxifloxacin, Oxolinic acid, Bedaquiline, Gemifloxacin, Lomefloxacin, Nadifloxacin, Nalidixic acid, Pefloxacin, Pipemidic acid, Sparfloxacin, Ozenoxacin, Nemonoxacin, Garenoxacin, Piromidic acid, Rosoxacin flashcards Quinolone antibiotics
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  • Ciprofloxacin
    Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic used to treat a number of bacterial infections.
  • Norfloxacin
    Norfloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic antibacterial agent occasionally used to treat common as well as complicated urinary tract infections.
  • Ofloxacin
    Ofloxacin is a synthetic antibiotic of the fluoroquinolone drug class considered to be a second-generation fluoroquinolone.
  • Levofloxacin
    Levofloxacin, sold under the trade names Levaquin among others, is an antibiotic.
  • Moxifloxacin
    Moxifloxacin is a fourth-generation synthetic fluoroquinolone antibacterial agent developed by Bayer AG (initially called BAY 12-8039).
  • Oxolinic acid
    Oxolinic acid is a quinolone antibiotic developed in Japan in the 1970s.
  • Bedaquiline
    Bedaquiline (trade name Sirturo) is a medication used to treat tuberculosis.
  • Gemifloxacin
    Gemifloxacin mesylate (trade name Factive, Oscient Pharmaceuticals) is an oral broad-spectrum quinolone antibacterial agent used in the treatment of acute bacterial exacerbation of chronic bronchitis and mild-to-moderate pneumonia.
  • Lomefloxacin
    Lomefloxacin hydrochloride (sold under the following brand names in English speaking countries Maxaquin, Okacyn, Uniquin) is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections including bronchitis and urinary tract infections.
  • Nadifloxacin
    Nadifloxacin (INN, brand names Acuatim, Nadiflox, Nadoxin, Nadixa, activon) is a topical fluoroquinolone antibiotic for the treatment of acne vulgaris.
  • Nalidixic acid
    Nalidixic acid (tradenames Nevigramon, Neggram, Wintomylon and WIN 18,320) is the first of the synthetic quinolone antibiotics.
  • Pefloxacin
    Pefloxacin is a quinolone drug used to treat bacterial infections.
  • Pipemidic acid
    Pipemidic acid is a member of the pyridopyrimidine class of antibacterials, which display some overlap in mechanism of action with analogous pyridone-containing quinolones.
  • Sparfloxacin
    Sparfloxacin (spar FLOX a sin), trade names Spacin in Bangladesh, Zagam and Zagam Respipac, is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
  • Ozenoxacin
    Ozenoxacin is an experimental quinolone antibiotic being developed for the treatment of impetigo and other dermatological bacterial infections.
  • Nemonoxacin
    Nemonoxacin is a non-fluorinated quinolone antibiotic undergoing clinical trials.
  • Garenoxacin
    Garenoxacin (INN) is a quinolone antibiotic for the treatment of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacterial infections.
  • Piromidic acid
    Piromidic acid is a quinolone antibiotic.
  • Rosoxacin
    Rosoxacin (also known as acrosoxacin, tradename Eradacil) is a quinolone antibiotic indicated for the treatment of urinary tract infections and certain sexually transmitted diseases.