antibiotic

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Aminoglycosides are potent bactericidal antibiotics targeting the bacterial ribosome, and the increase in cases of bacterial resistance to aminoglycosides is widely recognized as a serious health threat (14).
Daptomycin is a member of a new category of bactericidal antibiotics known as lipopeptides, which work by disrupting cell membranes.
Prototype RecA inhibitors potentiate the killing of a wide variety of pathogenic bacteria by a broad range of bactericidal antibiotics.
Here in the present case the possible infection was controlled with judicious administration of broad spectrum bactericidal antibiotics and use of antiseptics to wipe out local contaminants with antibacterial activity.