• Medicine
  • Published in Antibiotiki 1982

[Action of tetracycline and rifampicin on Rickettsia prowazekii and Rickettsia sibirica].

@article{Kashliaev1982ActionOT,
  title={[Action of tetracycline and rifampicin on Rickettsia prowazekii and Rickettsia sibirica].},
  author={T K Kashliaev and N. G. Kekcheeva},
  journal={Antibiotiki},
  year={1982},
  volume={27 9},
  pages={
          678-81
        }
}
The effect of tetracycline and rifampicin on R. prowazekii, strain Breinl and R. sibirica, strain X1 was studied in the experiments with chick embryos exposed to the antibiotic mixture with the infection material. It was shown that tetracycline in doses of 0.1 and 1 mg/embryo had the rickettsiostatic and rickettsiocidic effects respectively on R. sibirica. Rifampicin had only the rickettsiostatic effect in a dose of 0.1 mg/embryo and no rickettsiocidic effect even in a dose of 2 mg/embryo… CONTINUE READING

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