Tigevitae

Tigecycline is broad-spectrum antibiotic that acts as a protein synthesis inhibitor. It exhibits bacteriostatic activity by binding to the 30S ribosomal subunit of bacteria and thereby blocking the interaction of aminoacyl-tRNA with the A site of the ribosome.

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Name TIGEVITAE
Description Tigecycline is broad-spectrum antibiotic that acts as a protein synthesis inhibitor. It exhibits bacteriostatic activity by binding to the 30S ribosomal subunit of bacteria and thereby blocking the interaction of aminoacyl-tRNA with the A site of the ribosome.
Active Ingredient Tigecycline
Indication Tigecycline is indicated in adults and in children from the age of eight years for the treatment of the following infections:

• Complicated skin and soft tissue infections (cSSTI), excluding diabetic foot infections

• Complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAI)

Strengths 50 mg