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Definitions and Synonyms of antibiotic drug | Another word for antibiotic drug | What is antibiotic drug?

Definition 1: a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where antibiotic drug or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs

Synonyms for antibiotic drug in the sense of this definition

(antibiotic drug is a kind of ...) any drug that destroys bacteria or inhibits their growth

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a basic polypeptide antibiotic (trade name Viocin) administered intramuscularly (along with other drugs) in the treatment of tuberculosis

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) any of several toxic antibiotics obtained from a particular soil bacterium

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) any of various antibiotics obtained from Penicillium molds (or produced synthetically) and used in the treatment of various infections and diseases

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a yellow crystalline antibiotic (trademark Terramycin) obtained from a soil actinomycete; used to treat various bacterial and rickettsial infections

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antifungal and antibiotic (trade names Mycostatin and Nystan) discovered in New York State; derived from soil fungi actinomycetes

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic obtained from an actinomycete and used to treat infections by Gram-positive bacteria

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic obtained from an actinomycete and used (as a sulphate under the trade name Neobiotic) as an intestinal antiseptic in surgery

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a highly unsaturated antibiotic acid obtained from an actinomycete

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a complex of antibiotic substances obtained from a streptomyces bacterium; one form (trade name Mutamycin) shows promise as an anticancer drug

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) trade name for a parenteral antibiotic

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a yellow-green mixture of antibiotics obtained from the bacillus of green pus

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a toxic blue crystalline antibiotic found in green pus

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic (trade name Vancocin) effective against some bacterial infections

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a mixture of antibiotics applied locally to infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a basic polypeptide antibiotic derived from a soil bacterium; a major component of tyrothricin

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic (trade name Nebcin) that is especially effective against Gram-negative bacteria

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a polypeptide antibiotic (similar to bacitracin) obtained from a soil bacterium

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a basic antibiotic derived from a soil actinomycete

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic produced by the actinomycete Streptomyces griseus and used to treat tuberculosis

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic used to treat gonorrhea

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) antibiotic (trade name Lincocin) obtained from a streptomyces bacterium and used in the treatment of certain penicillin-resistant infections

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) antibiotic (trade name Kantrex) used to treat severe infections

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a broad spectrum semisynthetic antibiotic produced by modifying cephalosporin

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) antibiotic related to cephalosporin but no longer in common use

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a colorless basic antibiotic that inhibits the growth of Gram-positive organisms

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a polypeptide antibiotic of known chemical structure effective against several types of Gram-positive organisms; usually applied locally

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic (trade name Azactam) used against severe infections; has minimal side effects

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic drug used as an antineoplastic in chemotherapy

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a crystalline antibiotic active against various fungi

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic and antifungal agent

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) one of several broad spectrum antibiotic substances obtained from fungi and related to penicillin (trade names Mefoxin); addition of side chains has produced semisynthetic antibiotics with greater antibacterial activity

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an oral antibiotic (trade name Chloromycetin) used to treat serious infections (especially typhoid fever)

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) a yellow crystalline antibiotic (trade name Aureomycin) used to treat certain bacterial and rickettsial diseases

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic produced by a soil bacterium; used chiefly as an antiseptic in treating local infections produced by Gram-positive bacteria

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic (trade name Garamycin) that is derived from an actinomycete; used in treating infections of the urinary tract

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic (trade name Erythrocin or E-Mycin or Ethril or Ilosone or Pediamycin) obtained from the actinomycete Streptomyces erythreus; effective against many Gram-positive bacteria and some Gram-negative

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic derived from tetracycline that is effective against many infections

"Vibramycin is the trade name of doxycycline"

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic used as an anticancer drug

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) antibiotic consisting of a hydrogenated form of streptomycin; used against tuberculosis and tularemia and Gram-negative organisms

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an antibiotic that is especially active against the tubercle bacillus

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) an oral antibiotic (trade name Cipro) used against serious bacterial infections of the skin or respiratory tract or urinary tract or bones or joints

(... is a kind of antibiotic drug ) any of various red antibiotics isolated from soil bacteria

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