Associations to the word «Nafcillin»

Wiktionary

NAFCILLIN, noun. A beta-lactam antibiotic of the penicillin class.

Dictionary definition

NAFCILLIN, noun. A penicillinase-resistant form of penicillin (trade name Nafcil) used (usually in the form of its sodium salt) to treat infections caused by penicillin-resistant strains of staphylococci.

Wise words

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