Chemotherapy

Penicillins
Beta Lactam- Inhibit NAM & NAG peptidoglycan
sporocidal-inhibit cell wall synthesis
Cephalosporin
Beta Lactam- Inhibit NAM & NAG peptidoglycan- sporocidal- inhibit cell wall synthesis
Polymixins
Inhibit Cell Membrane function
Aminoglycosides (MYCINS)
Inhibit Protein Synthesis
(STREPTOMYCIN-auditory damage)
Tetracycline
Inhibit Protein synthesis-Discoloration of teeth
Chloramphenicol
Inhibit protein synthesis-Aplastic Anemia
Rifampin
Inhibits RNA synthesis by affecting RNA Polymerase (nucleic acid synthesis)
Quinolones (Cipro)
Inhibits DNA gyrases (coiling)
Sulfonamide
Antimetabolite-competes for enzyme binding
INHIBITED BY PABA
Trimethoprim
Antimetabolite-competes for enzyme binding

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