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The following antibiotics is useful for treating chlamydial infection: (AIIMS May 2013)



A tetracycline

B penicillin

C sulphonamide

D metronidazole

Ans. A Tetracycline

Erythromycin and the tetracycline block chlamydial protein synthesis by inhibition of the 50S and 30S ribosomal subunits, respectively. The other antibiotics are ineffective.

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