Active Ingredient(s):Daptomycin FDA Approved: * September 12, 2003 Pharm Company: *CUBIST Category:Antibiotics
Daptomycin, sold under the brand name Cubicin among others, is a lipopeptide antibiotic used in the treatment of systemic and life-threatening infections caused by Gram-positive organisms.
Daptomycin was removed from the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines in 2019. The World Health Organization classifies daptomycin as critically important for human medicine.
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