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Tetracyclines

What are Tetracyclines

Tetracyclines are a class of antibiotics with broad-spectrum activity (activity against a wide range of microorganisms including gram positive and gram negative bacteria, protozoa and chlamydiae). They were discovered in the 1940s and the first tetracyclines were obtained or derived from Streptomyces bacteria. Although still in widespread use, both in human and veterinary medicine, bacterial resistance is of major concern.

Tetracyclines inhibit protein synthesis in the microbial RNA by reversibly binding to the 30S ribosome and preventing the attachment of aminoacyl-tRNA to the ribosomal acceptor site. They are primarily bacteriostatic (prevent bacteria from reproducing but don't necessarily kill them).

List of Tetracyclines:

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Achromycin V (More...)
generic name: tetracycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Acticlate (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
4 reviews
   
8.3
Actisite (More...)
generic name: tetracycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Adoxa (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
4 reviews
   
9.0
Adoxa CK (More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Adoxa TT (More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
10
Ala-Tet (More...)
generic name: tetracycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Alodox (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Avidoxy (More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Avidoxy DK (More...)
generic name: doxycycline/salicylic acid
0 reviews
   
0.0
Brodspec (More...)
generic name: tetracycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Cleeravue-M (More...)
generic name: minocycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Declomycin (Pro, More...)
generic name: demeclocycline
2 reviews
   
9.0
Doryx (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
63 reviews
   
7.5
Doxy 100 (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
15 reviews
   
8.2
Doxy 200 (More...)
generic name: doxycycline
4 reviews
   
7.5
Dynacin (Pro, More...)
generic name: minocycline
1 review
   
8.0
Minocin (Pro, More...)
generic name: minocycline
17 reviews
   
7.5
Minocin for Injection (More...)
generic name: minocycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Monodox (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
33 reviews
   
7.9
Morgidox (More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Myrac (More...)
generic name: minocycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
NutriDox Convenience Kit (More...)
generic name: doxycycline/omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids
0 reviews
   
0.0
Ocudox (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Oracea (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
38 reviews
   
8.4
Oraxyl (More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
10
Panmycin (More...)
generic name: tetracycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Periostat (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Solodyn (Pro, More...)
generic name: minocycline
90 reviews
   
7.1
Sumycin (Pro, More...)
generic name: tetracycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Terramycin (More...)
generic name: oxytetracycline
0 reviews
   
5.0
Tetracap (More...)
generic name: tetracycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Tetracon (More...)
generic name: tetracycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Uracil (More...)
generic name: doxycycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
Vibra-Tabs (More...)
generic name: doxycycline
1 review
   
0.0
Vibramycin (Pro, More...)
generic name: doxycycline
8 reviews
   
7.5
Ximino (Pro, More...)
generic name: minocycline
0 reviews
   
0.0
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