Bacterial Infection Medications

Popular Bacterial Infection Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price Price Trend
Penicillin Antibiotics 12
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Amoxicillin (Amoxil) is an inexpensive drug used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in generic and brand versions. Generic amoxicillin is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Cephalosporin Antibiotics 14
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CEPHALEXIN is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotic / Beta Lactamase Inhibitor Combinations 21
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Amoxicillin/potassium clavulanate (Augmentin) is a moderately priced drug used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in generic and brand versions. Generic amoxicillin/potassium clavulanate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Lincosamide Antibiotics 49
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Clindamycin (Cleocin, Cleocin T, Evoclin) is a moderately priced antibiotic used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It is also used on the skin to stop the growth of certain bacteria that cause acne. It is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple generic and brand versions. Generic clindamycin is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Macrolide Antibiotics 15
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Azithromycin (Zithromax) is an inexpensive drug use to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. This drug is more popular than other comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic azithromycin is covered by most Medicare And insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Quinolone Antibiotics 15
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CIPROFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Nitroimidazole Antibiotics 12
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Metronidazole (Metrocream, Metrogel, Metrogel-Vaginal, Metrolotion, Flagyl) is an inexpensive drug used to treat certain kinds of bacterial and protozoal infections. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple generic and brand versions. Generic metronidazole is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 18
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Doxycycline hyclate (Vibramycin, Periostat, Vibra-Tabs, Acticlate) is a moderately priced drug used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted diseases. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple generic and brand versions. Generic doxycycline hyclate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can offset the cost.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 18
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Doxycycline hyclate (Vibramycin, Periostat, Vibra-Tabs) is a moderately priced drug used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted diseases. This drug is more popular than comparable drug. It is available in multiple generic and brand versions. Generic doxycycline hycelate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can offset the cost.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 18
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Doxycycline monohydrate (Vibramycin Monohydrate, Monodox, Mondoxyne NL) is a moderately priced drug used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted infections. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple brand and generic versions. Generic doxycycline monohydrate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 18
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Doxycycline monohydrate (Vibramycin Monohydrate, Monodox, Mondoxyne NL) is a moderately priced drug used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted infections. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple brand and generic versions. Generic doxycycline monohydrate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 18
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Doxycycline monohydrate (Vibramycin Monohydrate, Monodox, Mondoxyne NL) is a moderately priced drug used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted infections. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple brand and generic versions. Generic doxycycline monohydrate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Quinolone Antibiotics 11
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Levaquin (levofloxacin) is a quinolone antibiotic similar to ciprofloxacin (Cipro), used to treat bacterial infections. Levofloxacin is considered a first-line treatment for urinary tract infections and is also used for sinusitis, bronchitis and pneumonia. Levofloxacin is taken once a day, compared to ciprofloxacin which is twice a day. It is available as generic levofloxacin.
Penicillin Antibiotics 11
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Penicillin v Potassium (Veetids) is an inexpensive drug used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. This drug is slightly more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic form. Generic penicillin v potassium is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 190
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MINOCYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 190
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MINOCYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Quinolone Antibiotics 13
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OFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Macrolide Antibiotics 54
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ERYTHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Polypeptide / Antifolate Antibiotic Combinations 14
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POLYMYXIN B and TRIMETHOPRIM eye drops treat certain eye infections caused by bacteria.
Cephalosporin Antibiotics 40
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CEFUROXIME is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotic / Polypeptide Antibiotic / Corticosteroid Combinations 56
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BACITRACIN; HYDROCORTISONE; NEOMYCIN; POLYMYXIN B helps to reduce swelling, redness, and itching of the eyes. It is also used to treat eye infections.
Macrolide Antibiotics 35
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CLARITHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Quinolone Antibiotics 50
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MOXIFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotic / Corticosteroid Combinations 87
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DEXAMETHASONE; TOBRAMYCIN is a steroid and an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections. It will also decrease swelling, redness, and itching.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotics 14
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TOBRAMYCIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotics 13
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GENTAMICIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Vaccinations 47
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DIPHTHERIA and TETANUS TOXOIDS; PERTUSSIS VACCINE is used to prevent diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis infections.
Cephalosporin Antibiotics 93
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CEFPODOXIME is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotics 32
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DICLOXACILLIN is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Glycopeptide Antibiotics 1,010
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VANCOMYCIN is a glycopeptide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections in the bowel. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotics 19
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AMPICILLIN is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Vaccinations 51
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DIPHTHERIA and TETANUS TOXOIDS; PERTUSSIS VACCINE is used to prevent diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis infections.
Antifolate Antibiotics 15
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TRIMETHOPRIM is an antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Polypeptide Antibiotics 100
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BACITRACIN is a polypeptide antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial skin infections or to prevent infection of minor burns, cuts, or scrapes.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 436
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TETRACYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Oxazolidinone Antibiotics 5,487
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LINEZOLID is an oxazolidinone antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Polypeptide Antibiotics 21
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BACITRACIN; POLYMYXIN is used to treat eye infections.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 112
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DOXYCYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It kills certain bacteria or stops their growth. It is used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted infections.
Cephalosporin Antibiotics 174
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CEFIXIME is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Macrolide Antibiotics 673
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ERYTHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotic / Beta Lactamase Inhibitor Combinations 119
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AMOXICILLIN; CLAVULANIC ACID is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Aminoglycoside / Polypeptide Antibiotic Combinations 32
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Gramicidin; Neomycin; Polymyxin B is an antibiotic. It is used in the eye to treat certain types of infections.
Cephalosporin Antibiotics 12
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CEFTRIAXONE is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Macrolide Antibiotics 78
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CLARITHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Macrolide Antibiotics 673
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ERYTHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Macrolide Antibiotics 688
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ERYTHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Macrolide Antibiotics 249
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ERYTHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 226
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DOXYCYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It kills certain bacteria or stops their growth. It is used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotic / Polypeptide Antibiotic / Corticosteroid Combinations 231
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COLISTIN; HYDROCORTISONE; NEOMYCIN; and THONZONIUM (koe LISS tin; HIGH droe core tih sone; NEE oh MY sin; thahn-ZOE-nee-uhm) is used to treat ear infections.
Macrolide Antibiotics 428
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ERYTHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotic / Corticosteroid Combinations 221
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DEXAMETHASONE; TOBRAMYCIN contains a steroid and an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections. It will also decrease swelling, redness, and itching.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 393
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DOXYCYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It kills certain bacteria or stops their growth. It is used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted infections.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 257
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DEMECLOCYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Sulfa Antibiotics 197
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SULFADIAZINE is an sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used to treat many different kinds of bacterial infections, like those of the brain, ears, and urinary tract. It is also used to prevent infections in people who are at risk. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Polypeptide Antibiotics 1,193
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COLISTIMETHATE, COLISTIN, POLYMYXIN E (koe lis ti METH ate, koe LIS tin, pol i MIX in E) is a polymyxin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Oxazolidinone Antibiotics 1,459
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Tedizolid is an oxazolidinone antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 799
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DOXYCYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It kills certain bacteria or stops their growth. It is used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted infections.
Cephalosporin Antibiotics 6
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CEFAZOLIN is a cephalosprin antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotic / Corticosteroid Combinations 150
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GENTAMICIN; PREDNISOLONE is a combination of a steroid and an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections. It is also used to reduce swelling, redness, and itching of the eye.
Penem Antibiotics 1,328
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ERTAPENEM is a carbapenem antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotic / Beta Lactamase Inhibitor Combinations N/A
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PIPERACILLIN; TAZOBACTAM is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotic / Polypeptide Antibiotic / Corticosteroid Combinations 207
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DEXAMETHASONE; NEOMYCIN; POLYMYXIN B is a combination of a steroid and antibiotics. It helps to reduce swelling, redness, and itching of the eye. It also is used to treat eye infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotic / Polypeptide Antibiotic / Corticosteroid Combinations 235
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Cyclic Lipopeptide Antibiotics N/A
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DAPTOMYCIN is a lipopeptide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotics 1,623
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PENICILLIN G BENZATHINE is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It is also used to prevent a recurrence of rheumatic fever or Sydenham's chorea. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Quinolone Antibiotics 1,393
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DELAFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Aminoglycoside Antibiotic / Corticosteroid Combinations 664
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Penicillin Antibiotics 1,295
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PENICILLIN G BENZATHINE; PENICILLIN G PROCAINE is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotics N/A
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AMOXICILLIN is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotics N/A
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PENICILLIN G is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penicillin Antibiotics 1,295
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PENICILLIN G BENZATHINE; PENICILLIN G PROCAINE is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
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CEFOTAXIME is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Cephalosporin Antibiotics N/A
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CEFTAROLINE is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Tetracycline Antibiotics 38
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DOXYCYCLINE is a tetracycline antibiotic. It kills certain bacteria or stops their growth. It is used to treat many kinds of infections, like dental, skin, respiratory, and urinary tract infections. It also treats acne, Lyme disease, malaria, and certain sexually transmitted infections.
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Macrolide Antibiotics 369
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ERYTHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Lincosamide Antibiotics N/A
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Clindamycin (Clindamax) is an expensive drug used on the skin to stop the growth of certain bacteria that cause acne. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Clindamax. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Lincosamide Antibiotics N/A
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LINCOMYCIN is a lincosamide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Vaccinations 74
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DIPHTHERIA AND TETANUS TOXOIDS ADSORBED is a vaccine. It is used to prevent infections of diphtheria and tetanus (lockjaw).
Vaccinations N/A
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HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE TYPE B CONJUGATE VACCINE is used to prevent infections of a Haemophilus bacteria.
Vaccinations N/A
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Aminoglycoside Antibiotics N/A N/A See Prices
AMIKACIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections in the lungs. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Glycopeptide Antibiotics N/A
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DALBAVANCIN is an antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Polypeptide Antibiotics N/A
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POLYMYXIN B is a polymyxin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Antifolate Antibiotics N/A
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Monobactam Antibiotics 37
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AZTREONAM is a monobactam antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Penem Antibiotics N/A
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MEROPENEM is a carbapenem antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Cephalosporin Antibiotic / Beta Lactamase Inhibitor Combinations N/A
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CEFTAZIDIME; AVIBACTAM is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Cephalosporin Antibiotic / Beta Lactamase Inhibitor Combinations N/A
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CEFTOLOZANE; TAZOBACTAM is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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