Eravacycline

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Scientific Name: Eravacycline
Brand Name: Xerava
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Eravacycline is a fluorocycline antibacterial of the tetracycline class of antibacterial drugs. Eravacycline disrupts bacterial protein synthesis by binding to the 30S ribosomal subunit, preventing the incorporation of amino acid residues into elongating peptide chains. In general, eravacycline is bacteriostatic against gram-positive bacteria (e. g. , Staphylococcus aureus and Enterococcus faecalis) ; however, in vitro bactericidal activity has been shown against certain strains of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae
Description of the Drug: Eravacycline is a tetracycline antibiotic used to treat complicated intra-abdominal infections.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB12329