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is one that inhibits the growth and reproduction of bacteria.

TetracyclineEdit

This is an example of a bacteriostatic agent.  It is an antibioticthat is used, but its effectivenss has been diminished due to antibiotic resistance.

It's most commonly used in cases of acne, urinary infections, and chlamydia.

ReferencesEdit

Bacteriostatic. Free Dictionary. 2013.

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