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Bacterial Pneumonia Topic Guide

Bacterial Pneumonia Bacterial Pneumonia: Bacterial pneumonia is an infection of the lungs. People with pneumonia usually complain about coughing, fever, shortness of breath, and chest pain. Pneumonia is a leading cause of death from infection.

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tigecycline Tigecycline

Tigecycline is an antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body...learn more »

haemophilus b conjugate (PRP-T) vaccine Haemophilus B Conjugate (PRP-T) Vaccine

Haemophilus influenzae type B (Hib) is a bacteria that can cause serious illness, including breathing problems or meningitis. Hib infection usually affects ...learn more »

pneumococcal polysaccharides vaccine (PPV), 23-valent Pneumococcal Polysaccharides Vaccine (PPV), 23-valent

Pneumococcal disease is a serious infection caused by a bacteria. Pneumococcal bacteria can infect the sinuses and inner ear. It can also infect the lungs, ...learn more »

daptomycin Daptomycin

Daptomycin is an antibiotic that is used to treat bacterial infections of the skin and underlying tissues, and infections that have entered the bloodstream....learn more »

ertapenem Ertapenem

Ertapenem is an antibiotic that fights bacteria...learn more »

cefdinir Cefdinir

Cefdinir is in a group of drugs called cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotics. It works by fighting bacteria in your body...learn more »

cefepime Cefepime

Cefepime is a cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotic. It works by fighting bacteria in your body...learn more »

colistimethate Colistimethate

Colistimethate is an antibiotic that fights bacteria...learn more »

amoxicillin Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic that fights bacteria...learn more »

imipenem and cilastatin Imipenem And Cilastatin

Imipenem is an antibiotic that fights bacteria...learn more »

cefaclor Cefaclor

Cefoxitin is a cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotic. It works by fighting bacteria in your body...learn more »

cefadroxil Cefadroxil

Cefadroxil is in a group of drugs called cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotics. It works by fighting bacteria in your body...learn more »

cefprozil Cefprozil

Cefprozil is a cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotic. It works by fighting bacteria in your body...learn more »

cefixime Cefixime

Cefixime is a cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotic. It works by fighting bacteria in your body...learn more »

cefuroxime Cefuroxime

Cefuroxime is a cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotic. It works by fighting bacteria in your body...learn more »

erythromycin Erythromycin

Erythromycin is a macrolide antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body...learn more »

pentamidine Pentamidine

Pentamidine is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus...learn more »

ampicillin Ampicillin

Ampicillin is a penicillin antibiotic that fights bacteria...learn more »