Active Ingredient(s):Tigecycline FDA Approved: * June 15, 2005 Pharm Company: *WYETH PHARMS INC Category:Antibiotics
Tigecycline, sold under the brand name Tygacil, is an tetracycline antibiotic medication for a number of bacterial infections. It is a glycylcycline administered intravenously. It was developed in response to the growing rate of antibiotic resistant bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus, Acinetobacter baumannii, and E. coli. As a tetracycline derivative antibiotic, its structural modifications has expanded its thera...
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
Tygacil 50 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution