cycloserine


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cycloserine

[¦sī·klō′se‚rēn]
(microbiology)
C3H6O2N2 Broad-spectrum, crystalline antibiotic produced by several species of Streptomyces; useful in the treatment of tuberculosis and urinary-tract infections caused by resistant gram-negative bacteria.
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By typing cyclos," the CPOE brings up both the orders for cyclosporine level" and cycloserine level.
Including capreomycin, kanamycin, amikacin, moxifloxacin, levofloxacin, para-aminosalicylate sodium, cycloserine, ethionamide, linezolid, and clofazimine.
Overall resistance to ofloxacin was highest (23%) followed by ethionamide (13%), PAS (7%), kanamycin (6%) and cycloserine (1%).
Despite the fact that there are several formulations of CS available in the market, surprisingly the authors could not find the formula of Cycloserine capsules in the literature, including patents.
Of these, 13 had termination of ethionamide, 4 of ofloxacin, and 1 each had kanamycin, ethambutol, pyrazinamide or cycloserine terminated.
Pharmacokinetics of cycloserine under fasting conditions and with high-fat meal, orange juice, and antacids.
Perfringens Agar OPSP uses a combination of sulphadiazine, oleandoymcin & polymyxin to achieve selectivity, whilst cycloserine is used with the TSC formulation.
Eli Lilly's Speke plant produces two antibiotics - capreomycin and cycloserine.
The Speke site is to double production of the two anti--biotics - capreomycin and cycloserine - necessary to treat MDR-TB.
A succession of effective drugs followed the introduction of streptomycin: p-aminosalicyic acid (1949), isoniazid (1952), pyrazinamide (1954), cycloserine (1955), ethambutol (1962), and rifampicin (1963).
13] Alternative treatments include erythromycin, ciprofloxacin, or cycloserine.
She was given a 7-drug regimen including ethambutol, pyrazinamide, cycloserine, para-aminosalicylic acid (PAS), and kanamycin for 18 months.