Antibacterial Spectrum and Resistance

The sulfonamides are broad-spectrum antimicrobials that are effective against gram-positive and some gramnegative organisms of the Enterobacteriaceae. There is good activity against Escherichia coli, moderate activity against Proteus mirabilis and Enterobacter spp.; poor activity against indole-positive Proteus and Klebsiella spp., and no inhibitory activity against Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Serratia spp. They are also effective against Chlamydia spp., but superior drugs are now

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Blood Pressure Health

Blood Pressure Health

Your heart pumps blood throughout your body using a network of tubing called arteries and capillaries which return the blood back to your heart via your veins. Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart beats.Learn more...

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment