Antibacterial drug

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) has advised that the serious side effects associated with fluoroquinolone antibacterial...


Office of Orphan Products Development ( OOPD ) of the Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) has granted orphan...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has concluded that Doribax ( Doripenem ), an antibacterial drug that has...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Xtoro ( Finafloxacin otic suspension ), a new drug used...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Sivextro ( Tedizolid phosphate ), a new antibacterial drug, to...


Use of Nitrofurantoin for urinary tract infections is contraindicated in patients with less than 60 mL/min creatinine clearance. Healthcare professionals...


Chronic bacterial prostatitis ( CBP ) is frequently diagnosed in men of fertile age, and is characterized by a disabling...


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


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Altabax ( Retapamulin ointment ) for topical treatment of impetigo...


Nosocomial pneumonia and ventilator-assisted pneumonia may be polymicrobial and can be caused by a wide spectrum of pathogens. Potentially multidrug-resistant...


Three case reports of liver problems after taking the antibiotic Telithromycin ( Ketek ) are reported in Annals of Internal...


Linezolid ( Zyvoxam ), a synthetic antibacterial agent in a new class of antibiotics, the oxazolidinones, has been marketed in...