"Aztreonam" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A monocyclic beta-lactam antibiotic originally isolated from Chromobacterium violaceum. It is resistant to beta-lactamases and is used in gram-negative infections, especially of the meninges, bladder, and kidneys. It may cause a superinfection with gram-positive organisms.
- Az threonam
- Esteve Brand of Aztreonam
- Aztreonam Esteve Brand
- Sanofi Winthrop Brand of Aztreonam
- Squibb Brand of Aztreonam
- Aztreonam Squibb Brand
- Bristol-Myers Squibb Brand of Aztreonam
- Bristol Myers Squibb Brand of Aztreonam
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