Drug Class: Tetracyclines

Minocycline

Brands of Minocycline in Kenya Minocycline, Cox Minocycline Mechanism of Action The tetracyclines are primarily bacteriostatic and are thought to exert their antimicrobial effect by the inhibition of protein synthesis. The tetracyclines, including minocycline, have similar antimicrobial spectrum of activity against a wide range of gram-positive and gram-negative organisms. Cross-resistance of these organisms to tetracycline …

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Doxycycline

Brands of Doxycycline in Kenya Alldox® , Medox Pharmaceuticals Ltd Asdoxin®, Astra Lifecare Biodox®, Biodeal Laboratories Ltd Caredoxy® , Careplus ltd Dawadoxyn®, Dawa Limited Doxan, Medivet Products Ltd Doxefil®, Fourrts (India) Laboratories Pvt. Limited Doxin , Shelys Pharmaceuticals Ltd Doxy® , Laboratory & Allied Ltd Doxy-100® , Universal Corporation Limited Doxycycline , Elys Chemical Industries …

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Tetracycline

Brands of Tetracycline in Kenya Biotet®, Biodeal Laboratories Ltd Elytetra®, Elys Gestacycline®, Gesto Fidemycin®, Dawa Limited Maxacycline®, Mac Medicycline®, Medivet Probax®, Sphinx Pharmaceuticals Ltd Racycline®, Lab and Allied Ltd Tetracycline , United Pharma (K) Ltd Tetraline , Dinlas Pharma EPZ Limited Tetrashel®, shelys Tetrazen ®,Zenufa Laboratories Unitet®, Universal Corporation Ltd (UCL) Mode of Action of …

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Demeclocycline

BRANDS OF DEMECLOCYCLINE IN KENYA NB: No brand of Demeclocycline in Kenya MODE OF ACTION OF DEMECLOCYCLINE: Tetracyclines have a broad spectrum of anti-microbial activity and act by interfering with bacterial protein synthesis. They are active against a large number of gram positive and gram negative pathogenic bacteria, including some which are resistant to penicillin. …

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