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Daptomycin

By

Brian J. Werth

, PharmD, University of Washington School of Pharmacy

Last full review/revision Jul 2020| Content last modified Jul 2020
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Daptomycin works by interfering with the bacteria's cell membrane, which results in rapid death of the bacteria.

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Use of Daptomycin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

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VANCOCIN
CUBICIN
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