A chemical that inhibits beta-lactamase enzymes is ____ ____; is a inhibit bacterial beta-lactamase, treat with Amoxicillin or Ticarcillin
A results from decrease in most normal flora with overgrowth of an unaffected species; infection that occurs while you are being treated for another infection
benefits of food irradiation
It can kill bacterial pathogens, and insects on the food. It can also inhibit the sprouting of white potatoes as well as reduce the number of food-borne deaths each year.
The drug acts as an antigen.
Hives may be the result after the drug is taken.
Anaphylaxis can occur.
These are all _____ ______.
These are complexes of iodine and a neutral polymer.
this formulation allows a slow release of free iodine and increases its penetration.
it is less prone to staining or irritating tissue.
This is a broad spectrum that includes ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin, thats used to treat respiratory, urinary, and sexually transmitted infections by inhibiting bacterial DNA replication.
These release hypochlorous acid in solution and cause denaturation of enzymes. It is found in common household bleach and used to disinfect dairy, restaurant, and medical equipment.
A cleansing substance that acts similarly to soap but is made from chemical compounds rather than fats and lye
Which drugs bind to the 30S ribosomal subunit and interfere with the initiation complex, causing a misreading of mRNA?
blocks DNA replication
An antiviral that is a guanine analog would have an antiviral mode of action that ____ _____.
are very active against gram-positive species of bacteria and various fungi, used for antisepsis and wound treatment
Antimicrobics effective against a wide variety of microbial types are termed ____ _____.
Antimicrobics effective against only gram positive bacteria would be termed ____ ____.
an oral antibiotic (trade name Cipro) used against serious bacterial infections of the skin or respiratory tract or urinary tract or bones or joints
These important characteristics readily delivered to the site of infection, high toxicity against microbial cells, do not cause serious side effects in humans, and remains active in body tissues and fluids, refer to_____.
(an iodophor used in bacterial control) damages granulation tissue only use on intact skin.
ultraviolet radiation, boiling wate, HEPA filters, and pasteurization.
Physical agents for controlling microbial growth include:
transformation, transduction, and conjugation
Resistance factor plasmids are transferred to other bacterial cells during
Scrubbing or immersing the skin in chemicals to reduce the numbers of microbes on the skin
the procedure of making some object free of live bacteria or other microorganisms (usually by heat or chemical means)
Substances that are naturally produced by certain microorganisms that can inhibit or destroy other microorganisms are called ______.
The compound that is an organic base containing chlorine and two phenolic rings, and is used increasingly for handscrubbing, neonatal washes, wound degerming, and prepping surgical skin sites is _______.
The most versatile and useful antifungal drug that is used to treat serious systemic fungal infections is ______.
Which antimicrobial is contraindicated for children due to permanent tooth discoloration?
it directly binds to reverse transcriptase and prevents reverse transcription of HIV RNA, The drug ________seems to slow down the AID's infection by inserting itself into a growing DNA chain of HIV and terminating synthesis.
Which organ is responsible for metabolizing and detoxifying foreign chemicals in the blood, including drugs?