ANTIBIOTICS

Asst. Prof. Dr. Thikra A. Jawad

(c)2015

Syllabus:

-Overview

-Selection of antimicrobial agents

-Route of administration

-Determination of rational dosing

-Chemotherapeutic spectra

-Combination of antimicrobial drugs

-Drug resistance

-Sites of antimicrobial action

-Cell wall inhibitors

-Penicillins

-Cephalosporins

-Others

-Protein synthesis inhibitors

-Tetracyclines

-Aminoglycosides

-Macrolides

-Chloramphenicol

-Clindamycin

-Quinolones, Folic acid antagonists, and urinary tractantiseptics

-Fluoroquinolones

-Sulphonamides

-Trimethoprim

-Cotrimoxazole

-Antimycobacterials

-Chemotherapy for tuberculosis

-Chemotherapy foe leprosy

-Antifungal drugs