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Streptomycin

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Contributor(s):

Sally Anne Argyle

Synonym(s): Streptomycin sulphate


Introduction

Name

  • Streptomycin sulfate.

Class of drug

Uses

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Indications

  • Streptomycin-sensitive infections.
  • This would mainly comprise Gram-negative organisms and some Gram-positive organisms, eg staphylococci   Staphylococcus spp  .

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

Precautions

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Interactions

with other drugs

  • Synergistic with beta-lactam antibacterials.

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Bertone J & Horspool L (2004) Eds. Equine Clinical Pharmacology. Saunders. ISBN: 0702024848.
  • Derived from The Veterinary Formulary (2004) 6th edn. Ed: Bishop Y. British Veterinary Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society. ISBN: 0853695792.
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