Antibiotic target Antibiotic famiy
Celular Wall β-lactams and  vancomicin
Synthesis DNA/RNA Fluoroquinolones, Rifamicin
Synthsis folato Trimetropin, Sulfonamides
Cellular membrane Daptomicin, Polimixin
Protein synthesis Linezolid, Tetraciclins, Macrolides, Aminoglicosides
Table 1: Mechanisms of action of the most frequently used family of antibiotics.