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- Amoxicillin : A beta-lactam based antibiotic drug similar to ampicillin but which has enhanced stability towards gastric juices.
- Ampicillin : A broad-spectrum antibiotic and a derivative of penicillin.
- Antibiotic resistance : The development of resistance to an antibiotic in an organism originally susceptible to it
- Antibiotic : Drugs that reduce the growth or reproduction of bacteria.
- Azlocillin : An antibiotic, β-lactam drug used to treat infections.
- Bacteria : A major group of single-celled microorganisms.
- Carbenicillin : A beta-lactam antibiotic and penicillin derivative used against infections of the urinary tract.
- Cefacetrile : A first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic medication used to treate bacterial infections.
- Cefalexin : One of the most widely used antibiotic medications; a first-generation cephalosporin.
- Cefaloglycin : A first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic medication no longer commonly used.
- Cefmetazole : A second-generation cephalosporin type of antibiotic medication used to treat bacterial infections.
- Cefonicid : A second-generation cephalosporin type of antibiotic medication used to treat bacterial infections.
- Cefotetan : A second generation cephalosporin class of antibiotic medication used to treat bacterial infections.
- Cefoxitin : Semi-synthetic, broad-spectrum cephalosporin type of antibiotic medication.
- Cefpodoxime : A third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic compound.
- Cefprozil : A second-generation cephalosporin type of antibiotic medication used to treat bacterial infections.
- Cefuroxime : A beta-lactamase restistant, broad-spectrum antibiotic medication within the cephalosporin class of antibiotics.
- Cefuzonam : A second-generation cephalosporin type of antibiotic medication used to treat bacterial infections.
- Cephalosporin : Class of antibiotic compounds sharing a common -lactam structure, 7-aminocephalosporanic acid.
- Cloxacillin : A penicillin-like, beta-lactam antibiotic used to treat infections.
- Dicloxacillin : A -lactam based, penicillin-like, penicillinase-resistant antibiotic.
- Flucloxacillin : Pencillin-like -lactam antibiotic and an analog of cloxacillin.
- Food and Drug Administration : The agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services responsible for regulating food, dietary supplements, drugs, biological medical products, blood products, medical devices, radiation-emitting devices, veterinary products, and cosmetics.
- Hetacillin : A penicillin-like, beta-lactam-based antibiotic prodrug used to treat infections.
- Heterocycle : A cyclized chemical with nitrogen, oxygen or sulfur within the ring structure.
- Mezlocillin : A penicillin-like, beta-lactam antibiotic medication.
- Minocycline : An antibiotic tetracycline analog that can be used to treat tetracycline-resistant staphylococcus infections.
- Organic reaction : A chemical reaction involving organic compounds.
- Oxacillin : A penicillin beta-lactam antibiotic similar to flucloxacillin and used in resistant staphylococci infections.
- Penicillin G : Also called benzopenicillin or benzylpenicillin, is an antibiotic derived from penicillin and used to treat severe infections from most Gram-positive and some Gram-negative cocci.
- Penicillin V : phenoxymethyl penicillin, a broad-spectrum, beta-lactam-based antibiotic used to treat Gram-positive bacteria infections.
- Penicillin : A class of antibiotic drugs that have a common β-lactam core structure.
- Piperacillin : A -lactam antibiotic derived from ampicillin that is similar to penicillin.
- Scarlet fever : An acute bacterial infection, caused by Streptococcus pyogenes, usually presenting as a sudden sore throat with a red rash, fever, and changes in the color of the tongue.
- World Health Organization : United Nations' agency for health, focussing on the control and prevention of diseases, and the support for international health programs.