Clinical Trials of a New Quinolone, Sparfloxacin, in Skin and Skin Structure Infections

Sparfloxacin is a new synthetic antibacterial quinolone derivative that is characterised by the presence of an amino moiety at position 5 of the oxoquinolone structure, a fluorine atom at both positions 6 and 8 and a 5-dimethyl-piperazinyl moiety at position 7. Sparfloxacin has a broad spectrum of antibacterial activity against both Gram-positive and Gram… CONTINUE READING