Description

Chloramphenicol is a broad spectrum antibiotic which has activity against many types of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It acts by interfering with bacterial protein synthesis. Chloramphenicol is widely distributed in body tissues and fluids and enters the cerebrospinal fluid.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Chloramphenicol
D Dermatologicals → D06 Antibiotics and chemotherapeutics for dermatological use → D06A Antibiotics for topical use → D06AX Other antibiotics for topical use
Chloramphenicol
D Dermatologicals → D10 Anti-acne preparations → D10A Anti-acne preparations for topical use → D10AF Antiinfectives for treatment of acne
Chloramphenicol
G Genito urinary system and sex hormones → G01 Gynecological antiinfectives and antiseptics → G01A ANTIINFECTIVES AND ANTISEPTICS, EXCL. COMBINATIONS WITH CORTICOSTEROIDS → G01AA Antibiotics
Chloramphenicol
J Antiinfectives for systemic use → J01 Antibacterials for systemic use → J01B Amphenicols → J01BA Amphenicols
Chloramphenicol
S Sensory organs → S01 Ophthalmologicals → S01A Antiinfectives → S01AA Antibiotics
Chloramphenicol
S Sensory organs → S02 Otologicals → S02A Antiinfectives → S02AA Antiinfectives
Chloramphenicol
S Sensory organs → S03 Ophthalmological and otological preparations → S03A Antiinfectives → S03AA Antiinfectives

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