Active Ingredient(s): Mezlocillin
FDA Approved: * September 21, 1981
Pharm Company: * BAYER PHARMS
Category: Antibiotics

Mezlocillin is a broad-spectrum penicillin antibiotic. It is active against both Gram-negative and some Gram-positive bacteria. Unlike most other extended spectrum penicillins, it is excreted by the liver, therefore it is useful for biliary tract infections, such as ascending cholangitis. Contents 1 Mechanism of action 2 Susceptible organisms 2.1 Gram-negative 2.2 Gram-positive 3 Synthesis 4 References 5 External links Mechanism of action .mw-parser-output .hatnote{font-style:italic... [wikipedia]

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