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Piperacillin

Poor (not given orally)

Extends spectrum of ampicillin to include Pseudomonas aeruginosaEnterobacter! aceae,** Bacteroides species**

*Many strains are resistant due to altered penicillin-binding proteins.

**Many strains are resistant due to production of ^-lactamases. ^There are other congeners of ampicillin; see the text. *Some strains are resistant due to decreased entry or active efflux.

Glycopeptide polymer

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