Broad Spectrum Antibiotics

This is a general term, describing any of numerous classes of antibiotics. Common to all of them is their ability to effectively treat a wide range of bacteria.

These antibiotics would include:

Aminoglycoside

Carbapenem

Cephalosporin (1st Generation)

Cephalosporin (2nd Generation)

Cephalosporin (3rd Generation)

Fluoroquinolones

Lincosamides

 

Macrolides

Penicillins

Sulfonamide

Tetracyclines

 

    

 
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