aztreonam

noun
az·​tre·​o·​nam | \ ˌaz-ˈtrē-ō-ˌnam, ˈaz-trē- How to pronounce aztreonam (audio) \

Medical Definition of aztreonam

: a synthetic monobactam antibiotic C13H17N5O8S2 used especially against gram-negative bacteria

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“Aztreonam.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/aztreonam. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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