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Gemifloxacin

In the US, Gemifloxacin (gemifloxacin systemic) is a member of the drug class quinolones and is used to treat Bronchitis, Pneumonia and Strep Throat.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

J01MA15

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0204519-64-2

Chemical Formula

C18-H20-F-N5-O4

Molecular Weight

389

Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Fluoroquinolone (gyrase inhibitor)

Chemical Name

(+-)-7-[3-(aminometyl)-4-oxo-1-pyrrolidinyl]-1-cyclopropyl-6-fluoro-1,4-dihydro-4-oxo-1,8-naphtyridine-3-carboxylic acid, 7(4)-(Z)-(O-metyloxime)

Foreign Names

  • Gemifloxacinum (Latin)
  • Gemifloxacin (German)
  • Gemifloxacine (French)
  • Gemifloxacino (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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