Teicoplanin

What is Teicoplanin?

Teicoplanin is an antibiotic used in the prophylaxis and treatment of serious infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria, including methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Enterococcus faecalis. It is a semisynthetic glycopeptide antibiotic with a spectrum of activity similar to vancomycin.

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What is MRSA and how ca it be treated?

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Brief Answer:
isolation and antibiotics

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MRSA is a resistant organism that can spread rapidly. It has...

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My friends mother is a known case of Hypothyroidism, hypertension, Renal disease and is on a pacemaker since many years. She had a sudden loss of consciousness...

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Brief Answer:
Dobutamine support

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What has happened to your friend's mother is very unfortunate. To help...

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Hi, once an individual is diagnosed with MRSA, do they become a 'carrier'? What are the implications?

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Brief Answer:
Very rarely patient becomes carrier after treatmnt

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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus...

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