Dalfopristin + Quinupristin

Category: Antibiotics



Dalfopristin + Quinupristin Overview

Quinupristin/dalfopristin (pronunciation: kwi NYOO pris tin / dal FOE pris tin) (trade name Synercid) is a combination of two antibiotics used to treat infections by staphylococci and by vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium. Quinupristin and dalfopristin are both streptogramin antibiotics, derived from pristinamycin. Quinupristin is derived from pristinamycin IA; dalfopristin from pristinamycin IIA. They are combined in a weight-to-weight ratio of 30% quinupristin to 70% dalfopristin. ...

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Dalfopristin + Quinupristin
  • Injection: 350mg/vial + 150mg/vial, 420mg/vial + 180mg/vial, 500mg, 600mg
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