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is a monobactam antibiotic that is considered the silver-bullet against gram negatives.
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A 3-year-old boy with a history of recurrent infections is brought into his pediatrician's office for a high-grade fever and ear pain that started 2 days before. Physical examination shows a left purulent erythematous tympanic membrane with poor mobility. The patient is prescribed a course of oral antibiotics. Five days after beginning this medication, the patient develops a morbilliform rash, and the lesions are non-pruritic and non-blistering. He does not develop any other symptoms or complications. Which of the following medications is the most likely cause of the patient's symptoms?