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Manufacturing of medicines such as antibiotics - Alina Naeem - Aymen Mujtaba - Nawal Jaskani - And the rest of the girls 8-E . Antibiotics Introduction.

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Manufacturing of medicines such as antibiotics - Alina Naeem - Aymen Mujtaba - Nawal Jaskani- And the rest of the girls8-E

antibiotics introduction
Antibiotics Introduction
  • Antibiotics are among the most frequently prescribed medications in modern medicine. Antibiotics cure disease by killing or injuring bacteria. The first antibiotic was penicillin, discovered accidentally from a mold culture. Today, over 100 different antibiotics are available to doctors to cure minor discomforts as well as life-threatening infections.
type s of antibiotics
Types of antibiotics
  • Although there are well over 100 antibiotics, the majority come from only a few types of drugs. These are the main classes of antibiotics. Penicillins such as penicillin and amoxicillin
  • Cephalosporins such as cephalexin (Keflex)
  • Macrolides such as erythromycin (E-Mica).
  • Fluoroquinolones such as ciprofloxacin (Cipro), levofloxacin (Levaquin), and ofloxacin (Floxin)
effects of antibiotics
Effects of antibiotics
  • An antibiotic is a drug that kills or slows the growth of bacteria. Antibiotics are one class of
  • antimicrobials, a larger group which also includes anti-viral, anti-fungal, and anti-parasitic drugs.
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