Amoxicillin

Key goals in the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia ( CAP ) include early response to treatment and achievement of clinical...


Lower respiratory tract infection ( LRTI ) is the third leading cause of death worldwide and the first leading cause...


Whether sequential treatment can replace triple therapy as the standard treatment for Helicobacter pylori infection is unknown.The efficacy of sequential...


In an analysis of the results of interventions to eradicate the bacterium Helicobacter pylori ( a risk factor for gastric...


Severe acute malnutrition contributes to 1 million deaths among children annually. Adding routine antibiotic agents to nutritional therapy may increase...


Risk of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus ( MRSA ) infection after surgery is generally low, but affects up to 33% of...


The Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) warned the public that Azithromycin ( Zithromax or Zmax ) can cause...


Cases of osteonecrosis of the jaw ( ONJ ) have been detected in cancer patients taking bisphosphonates as part of...


In a commentary published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal ( CMAJ ), Abby Lippman, an epidemiologist at McGill University...


Annals of Internal Medicine published an article reporting three patients who experienced serious liver toxicity following administration of Ketek (...


A study found that taking antibiotics for three days is just as effective for community acquired pneumonia as continuing treatment...


Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus ( MRSA ) infections occur most frequently among persons in hospitals and healthcare facilities ( such as...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) approved the once-daily antibiotic Moxifloxacin ( Avelox ) for the treatment of...


Use of the antibiotic Amoxicillin during infancy appears to be linked to tooth enamel defects in permanent teeth. The study is...


A study, published in the journal JAMA, showed that physicians prescribe antibiotics for more than half of children with sore...