Antibacterials / Makrolide
Macrolides are lactones with a glycosidically bonded sugar
Lincosamides block peptidyltransferase and hence interrupt protein biosynthesis by binding to the 50-S subunits of the ribosomes. They have a bacteriostatic effect.
Areas of application:
Bacterial infections of the respiratory tract and skin infections by staphylococci etc.
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