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Methicillin (Metin) Summary

Description: One of the PENICILLINS which is resistant to PENICILLINASE but susceptible to a penicillin-binding protein. It is inactivated by gastric acid so administered by injection.

Also Known As: Metin; Methicillin Sodium; Staphcillin; CSL Brand of Methicillin Sodium; Methicillin Hydrate, Monosodium Salt Show All >>

Networked: 1681 relevant articles (105 outcomes, 124 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Methicillin is Relevant

  1. Infection : 44 outcomes 59 studies in 797 results
  2. Endocarditis : 27 outcomes 8 studies in 138 results
  3. Staphylococcal Infections : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 32 results
  4. Cross Infection (Nosocomial Infection) : 5 outcomes 1 study in 51 results
  5. Osteomyelitis : 3 outcomes 6 studies in 47 results
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Drugs Related to Methicillin

  1. Vancomycin
  2. Daptomycin
  3. Rifampin (Rifampicin)
  4. Gentamicins (Gentamicin)
  5. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  6. Nafcillin
  7. linezolid (Zyvox)
  8. Cloxacillin (Tegopen)
  9. Cefazolin (Ancef)
  10. Teicoplanin
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Therapies Related to Methicillin

  1. Transplants (Transplant)
  2. Microspheres (Microsphere)
  3. Sternotomy
  4. Catheters
  5. Arthroplasty
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