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Nalidixic acid is a quinolone antibacterial indicated for the treatment of urinary tract infections. Nalidixic acid has marked antibacterial activity against gram-negative bacteria including Enterobacter species, Escherichia coli, Morganella Morganii; Proteus Mirabilis, Proteus vulgaris, and Providencia rettgeri. Pseudomonas species are generally resistant to the drug. It is suggested that nalidixic acid acts by inhibiting bacterial DNA gyrase.   NCATS

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1,4-dihydro-1-ethyl-7-methyl-4-oxo-1,8-naphthyridine-3-carboxylic acid | 1-aethyl-7-methyl-1,8-naphthyridin-4-on-3-karbonsaeure | 1-ethyl-1,4-dihydro-7-methyl-4-oxo-1,8-naphthyridine-3-carboxylic acid | 1-ethyl-7-methyl-1,4-dihydro-1,8-naphthyridin-4-one-3-carboxylic acid | 1-ethyl-7-methyl-4-oxo-1,4-dihydro-[1,8]naphthyridine-3-carboxylic acid | 3-carboxy-1-ethyl-7-methyl-1,8-naphthyridin-4-one | acide nalidixique | acido nalidixico | acidum nalidixicum | nalidic acid | nalidixane | nalidixate | nalidixic acid | nalidixic acid citrated | nalidixic acid sodium | nalidixic acid sodium salt | nalidixinic acid | nalidixinsäure | nalix | neggram | neg gram | negram | uriben | uroneg | win-18320 | wintomylon


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