Monobactam antibiotics are used to treat cystic fibrosis, urinary tract infections, lower respiratory infections, skin infections, gastrointestinal infections, and bacterial infections. They work by killing the bacteria causing the infection.

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Prices for Popular Monobactam Antibiotics

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Cayston
8,093
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AZTREONAM is a monobactam antibiotic. It is used to improve breathing symptoms in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) with certain bacteria in their lungs. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Azactam
(aztreonam)
65
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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.

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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