Synthesis and antibacterial activity of novel 4″-O-benzimidazolyl clarithromycin derivatives.

Novel 4″-O-benzimidazolyl clarithromycin derivatives were designed, synthesized and evaluated for their in vitro antibacterial activities. These benzimidazolyl derivatives exhibited excellent activity against erythromycin-susceptible strains better than the references, and some of them showed greatly improved activity against erythromycin-resistant strains… CONTINUE READING