Sutezolid belongs to the oxazolidinone class of antimicrobial agents that acts by inhibiting bacterial protein synthesis. Sutezolid’s structure is similar to that of linezolid, but is unique in that the ring structure includes a sulfur atom and not an oxygen atom (Figure 140.1). The chemical formula of sutezolid is C16H20FN3O3S and its molecular weight is 353.412.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Kucers the Use of Antibiotics|
|Subtitle of host publication||A Clinical Review of Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiparasitic, and Antiviral Drugs, Seventh Edition|
|Number of pages||5|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2017|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)