ATC Group: A07AA09 Vancomycin

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Vancomycin

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Description

Vancomycin is a tricyclic glycopeptide antibiotic that inhibits the synthesis of the cell wall in sensitive bacteria by binding with high affinity to the D-alanyl-D-alanine terminus of cell wall precursor units.