Cephalosporins are antibiotics derived from Acremonium fungus. They are used to treat infections of the skin, bone, urinary tract, and bones. They simulate Penicillin in their mechanism of action. The first generation of these beta-lactam antibiotics are active against gram-positive organisms. Successive generations are effective against gram-negative organisms with reduced effect against gram-positive bacteria. Adverse effects include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, electrolyte imbalance, and rashes.
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Query: Hello doctor, I have a history of anxiety and panic issues. I was trying to find out the root cause of it and I have found that I have IgG antibodies against Epstein-Barr Virus and a Streptococcal infection (Anti-DNase B Test) in my throat. I also seem to have OCD issues and always remember having... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. As I understand you are having antibody against EBV (Epstein–Barr virus) and Streptococcal infection but you have never suffered from EBV disease. You only had some episode of Streptococcal throat infection in the past. So first I wish to explain you that ... Read Full »