Bacitracin

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Scientific Name: Bacitracin
Brand Name: Baciguent, Baciject, Cortisporin, Diosporin, Diphen, Neo-polycin, Neo-polycin HC, Neosporin Ointment, Neosporin Plus Maximum Strength, Neosporin Solution, Polycin-B, Polysporin, Procomycin, Rash Relief Antibacterial, Triple Antibiotic
Company Owner: X gen pharmaceuticals inc, App pharmaceuticals llc, Pfizer laboratories div pfizer inc, Pharmacia and upjohn co, Sagent pharmaceuticals inc, Altana inc, Eli lilly and co, Pharmaderm div altana inc, Pharmafair inc, Combe inc, Naska pharmacal co inc div rugby darby group cosmetics, Apothekernes laboratorium a/s, Paddock laboratories inc
Mechanism Of Action Bacitracin binds to a divalent metal ion such as Mn(II) , Co(II) , Ni(II) , Cu(II) , or Zn(II) .
Description of the Drug: Bacitracin is a cyclic polypeptide antibiotic used to prevent wound infections, treat pneumonia and empyema in infants, and to treat skin and eye infections.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00626