Josamycin is an antibiotic that is effective against anaerobic gram-positive strains of bacteria. In Austria it is mostly called Josalid as an alternative. It is an alternative if you are allergic to penicillin. However, it can also be used for administration
The drug Roxithromycin belongs to the macrolide antibiotics. It is used to treat various bacterial infections.
Fosfomycin is a drug from the class of antibiotics. The substance is mainly used to treat severe bacterial infections.
Sulfamethoxazole is an antibiotic. The substance comes from the group of sulfonamides. Sulfamethoxazole inhibits the folic acid synthesis of bacteria and thus has a bacteriostatic effect. It is used in fixed combination with trimethoprim under the name cotrimoxazole
Vancomycin is a glycopeptide antibiotic. It is used when other antibiotics are no longer effective due to a resistance of the bacteria.
The term morphine is used colloquially for the opiate morphine. It is one of the opioid analgesics and is strictly a prescription in every form of administration. Because the risk of abuse is very high and the drug in addition to the desired
The active ingredient terbinafine is used to treat fungal diseases. The remedy can be used both locally and systemically.
Griseofulvin is an antimycotic which is used against infections of the skin with dermatophytes (thread fungi). It is a fungal toxin formed by the mold Penicillium griseofulvum.
Triazoles are special chemical compounds that are characterized by a ring-shaped structure. All triazoles always have the chemical formula C2H3N3. This formula indicates that triazoles are made from
The active ingredient mebendazole is a drug from the benzimidazole category. The drug was developed and brought to market by the pharmaceutical manufacturer Janssen Pharmaceutica. The substance mebendazole comes predominantly
The macrolide antibiotics are antibiotics that have a bacteriostatic effect and have a macrolide. They inhibit the protein synthesis of the bacteria. The first and best known macrolide antibiotic is erythromycin. Macrolide antibiotics are often used in children
Co-trimoxazole is an antibiotic combination drug that is composed of the antibiotic trimethoprim and the sulfonamide sulfamethoxazole in a fixed ratio of one to five. The drug inhibits the biosynthesis of tetrahydrofol in bacteria
Colistin is a drug from the group of antibiotics. The polypeptide antibiotic disrupts the permeability of the cell membrane of the bacteria and thus kills them.
Methicillin is an antibiotic from the penicillin group of active ingredients. It is only effective against gram-positive bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus and therefore has a very narrow spectrum of activity. Today it is no longer used as a medicine, but
Oxacillin is an active ingredient that is primarily used in various staphylococcal infections. These include infections after operations, infections in the ear, nose and throat area, infections of the respiratory tract, but also infections
Gentamicin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is primarily effective against gram-negative bacteria, but is only used systemically in emergencies due to nephro- and ototoxic side effects.
The beta-lactam antibiotics are a family of antibiotics. It is characteristic of representatives of this group that their chemical structural formula forms a lactam ring consisting of four members. Beta-lactam antibiotics target the early penicillin
Ivermectin is a remedy that is used against the internal and external infestation of parasites. It blocks the mobility of lice, worms or ticks and in this way leads to their death.
Anyone who suffers from a worm disease cannot avoid diethylcarbamazine. The active ingredient is so important that the WHO (World Health Organization) added it to the list of essential medicines. Not surprisingly, die
Primaquine is a prescription drug with anti-parasitic properties. It is used for the prevention, treatment and follow-up treatment of malaria. In its guidelines for the therapy of malaria, the German Society f