Antimicrobial agent, any of a large variety of chemical compounds and physical agents that are used to destroy microorganisms or to prevent their development the production and use of the antibiotic penicillin in the early 1940s became the basis for the era of modern antimicrobial therapy.
Ten-day quadruple therapy comprising low-dose rabeprazole, bismuth, amoxicillin, and tetracycline is an effective and safe first-line treatment for helicobacter pylori infection in a population with high antibiotic resistance: a prospective, multicenter, randomized, parallel-controlled clinical trial in china.
Antimicrobial agent: a general term for drugs, chemicals, or other substances that either kill or slow the growth of microbes among the antimicrobial agents are antibacterial drugs, antiviral agents, antifungal agents, and antiparasitic drugs.
An antimicrobial is any substance of natural, semisynthetic or synthetic origin that kills or inhibits the growth of microorganisms but causes little or no damage to the host all antibiotics are antimicrobials, but not all antimicrobials are antibiotics. What are antimicrobials antimicrobial products kill or slow the spread of microorganisms microorganisms include bacteria, viruses, protozoans, and fungi such as mold and mildew 1 you may find antimicrobial products in your home, workplace, or school.
Antimicrobial chemotherapy is the clinical application of antimicrobial agents to treat diseases of infection three forms of antimicrobial chemotherapy: antibacterial chemotherapy, the use of antibacterial drugs (antibiotics) to treat bacterial infection, anti-fungal chemotherapy and anti-viral chemotherapy.