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1 result for Name/Synonym equals TIGECYCLINE 
Drug Name: Tigecycline [USAN:INN:BAN] View Structure
Description: A tetracycline derivative that acts as a protein synthesis inhibitor. It is used as an antibacterial agent for the systemic treatment of complicated skin and intra-abdominal infections. It is also used for the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia. 

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