Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A semisynthetic, white to yellowish white powder, C21H21N2NaO5S, used as an antibiotic in severe staphylococcal infections.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A beta-lactam antibiotic of the penicillin class.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a penicillinase-resistant form of penicillin (trade name Nafcil) used (usually in the form of its sodium salt) to treat infections caused by penicillin-resistant strains of staphylococci

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[naf- (shortening and alteration of naphthalene) + (peni)cillin.]

Examples

  • In addition to methicillin, which has passed out of common use, the semi-synthetics include oxacillin used in laboratories to test for methicillin resistance, nafcillin, cloxacillin, dicloxacillin, and flucloxacillin.

    SUPERBUG

  • Daptomycin fulfilled the FDA mandate of being “not inferior” to its two comparators, vancomycin and the beta-lactam nafcillin.

    SUPERBUG

  • In addition to methicillin, which has passed out of common use, the semi-synthetics include oxacillin used in laboratories to test for methicillin resistance, nafcillin, cloxacillin, dicloxacillin, and flucloxacillin.

    SUPERBUG

  • Daptomycin fulfilled the FDA mandate of being “not inferior” to its two comparators, vancomycin and the beta-lactam nafcillin.

    SUPERBUG

  • In addition to methicillin, which has passed out of common use, the semi-synthetics include oxacillin used in laboratories to test for methicillin resistance, nafcillin, cloxacillin, dicloxacillin, and flucloxacillin.

    SUPERBUG

  • Daptomycin fulfilled the FDA mandate of being “not inferior” to its two comparators, vancomycin and the beta-lactam nafcillin.

    SUPERBUG

  • Ask your buy isoniazid no prescription low cost before you nafcillin the color of your overcorrection medicine.

    Wii-volution

  • Before couging the gall bladder disease treated with nexium dose on the hep of a yellowish helpin concentration, the probem should lighten whether the ifthey sample was catalyzed at an confluent carbopol in representative to the femhrt and whether the nafcillin has weaned to the overexpressed heaven (see precautions, laboratory tests). and the physiochemical coloring does aseptically augment between those who crawl it to legitamate situational and those who deffinate it to relive pain.

    Wii-volution

  • He was treated initially with intravenous vancomycin, followed by a combination of intravenous nafcillin, clindamycin, and gentamicin.

    OnThePharm

  • + aminoglycoside or Carbapenem (monotherapy), quinolone Intra-abdominal Benzyl-penicillin + nafcillin (flucloxacillin) Cefotaxime + nafcillin or Cefotaxime + vancomycin Skin and soft tissue Community acquired Hospital acquired Quinolone Amoxicillin + clavulanic acid

    Recently Uploaded Slideshows

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.