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NegGram

Active Ingredient(s): Nalidixic Acid
FDA Approved: March 6, 1964
Pharm Company: SANOFI AVENTIS US
Category: Antibiotics



NegGram Overview

Nalidixic acid (tradenames Nevigramon, Neggram, Wintomylon and WIN 18,320) is the first of the synthetic quinolone antibiotics. In the technical sense, it is a naphthyridone, not a quinolone: its ring structure is a 1,8-naphthyridine nucleus that contains two nitrogen atoms, unlike quinoline, which has a single nitrogen atom.[1] Synthetic quinolone antibiotics were discovered by George Lesher and coworkers as a byproduct of chloroquine manufacture in the 1960s.[1] Used clinically from 1967.[1...

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Nalidixic Acid
  • Suspension: 250mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 1g, 1gm, 250mg, 500mg
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