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Tobramycin (Nebcin) Summary

Description: An aminoglycoside, broad-spectrum antibiotic produced by Streptomyces tenebrarius. It is effective against gram-negative bacteria, especially the PSEUDOMONAS species. It is a 10% component of the antibiotic complex, NEBRAMYCIN, produced by the same species.

Also Known As: Nebcin; Brulamycin; Nebicin; Obracin; Tobracin Show All >>

Networked: 1490 relevant articles (241 outcomes, 257 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Tobramycin is Relevant

  1. Infection : 81 outcomes 72 studies in 493 results
  2. Cystic Fibrosis (Mucoviscidosis) : 44 outcomes 63 studies in 343 results
  3. Keratitis : 12 outcomes 8 studies in 57 results
  4. Sepsis (Septicemia) : 10 outcomes 11 studies in 59 results
  5. Pneumonia (Pneumonitis) : 10 outcomes 11 studies in 53 results
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Drugs Related to Tobramycin

  1. Gentamicins (Gentamicin)
  2. Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)
  3. Ceftazidime (Fortum)
  4. Clindamycin (Cleocin)
  5. Amikacin (A.M.K)
  6. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  7. Vancomycin
  8. Cefazolin (Ancef)
  9. Cefotaxime (Kendrick)
  10. Colistin (Coly-Mycin)
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Therapies Related to Tobramycin

  1. Injections
  2. Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD)
  3. Gastrectomy
  4. Artificial Respiration (Mechanical Ventilation)
  5. Intensive Care (Surgical Intensive Care)
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