Results for: Aminoglycoside

Are all drugs with the suffix Mycin or micin aminoglycosides?

  Answer   No, not all of them. Actinomycin is a polypeptide antibiotic and has a -mycin suffixErythomycin and Azithromycin are macrolide antibiotics and have a -myc (MORE)
In Science

Is vancomycin an aminoglycoside?

No, Vancomycin is not an Aminoglycoside. Aminoglycosides: Amikacin, Gentamicin, kanamycin, neomycin, netilmicin, paromycin, streptomycin, and tobramycin Vancomycin: a broad (MORE)
In Health

Interaction of aminoglycosides and loop diuretics?

Using loop diuretics (such as furosemide) and aminoglycoside antibiotics (such as gentamicin, tobramycin) together can increase the risk of damage to the inner ear leading to (MORE)