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Antibiotic Susceptibility Tests are conducted in microbiological laboratories to study the effect of an antibiotic on the growth of a microbe. The most common method to study antibiotic susceptibility includes the Kirby-Bauer Method. In this method, small discs saturated with antibiotic is placed on the plate containing the bacteria. A zone of inhibition of growth around the disc is observed to study the susceptibility of the microbe to the antibiotic. Azithromycin- AZM- 15 mcg is a product by Micromaster. It is an antibacterial antibiotic. It is used for the treatment of strep throat, pneumonia, intestinal infections, diarrhoea, etc. It is used for the prevention and treatment of infections by Haemophilus influenzae, S.pneumoniae, C.trachomatis, etc. The broad-spectrum activity of azithromycin is masked it by its relatively low activity. It is effective against some gram-positive aerobic and facultative species such as Staphylococcus aureus and some aerobic and facultative gram-negative species such as H.ducreyi, H.influezae, Legionella pneumoniae, etc.
- Product name: Azithromycin- AZM- 15 mcg
- Brand: Micromaster
- Molecular formula: C38H72N2O12
- Molecular mass: 748.984 g/mol