Antibiotics

Ondansetron ( Zofran ) is commonly used to treat vomiting in gastroenteritis, but has a United States FDA ( Food...


The Antimicrobial Drugs Advisory Committee of the FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has discussed Zinplava ( Bezlotoxumab...


Recurrent Clostridium difficile infection ( rCDI ) contributes to a significant burden of disease in patients with inflammatory bowel disease...


Clostridium difficile infection ( CDI ) is the leading cause of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. Clostridium difficile infection has increased in incidence...


Epiduo Forte ( Adapalene and Benzoyl peroxide ) Gel, 0.3%/2.5% has been approved by the FDA ( Food and Drug...


Multidrug-resistant ( MDR ) bacteria are a growing concern worldwide. The aim of this study was to describe the epidemiology...


No prospective study has assessed eradication treatment of early Pseudomonas aeruginosa ( P. aeruginosa ) colonisation in bronchiectasis not due...


Early, goal-directed therapy ( EGDT ) is recommended in international guidelines for the resuscitation of patients presenting with early septic...


Blincyto ( Blinatumomab ) is indicated for the treatment of Philadelphia chromosome-negative relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia...


Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis ( IPF ) is a specific form of chronic, progressive, fibrosing interstitial pneumonia of unknown cause occurring in...


The ESC Guidelines for the management of infective endocarditis are published in European Heart Journal, For the first time, the guidelines...


Ventilator-associated pneumonia ( VAP ) is common in intensive care units ( ICUs ). Some evidence indicates that probiotics may...


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


Acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ) are a major cause of hospital admission and mortality. They...


Diverticulitis is a common disease. Recent changes in understanding its natural history have substantially modified treatment paradigms. It has been reviewed...


Aclidinium bromide / Formoterol fumarate ( 400/12 mcg ) is a fixed dose combination of two approved long-acting bronchodilators with...


Health professionals are advised that the Product Information for Quetiapine has been updated to include additional information regarding risks of...


Kalydeco ( Ivacaftor ) is the first medicine to treat the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis in people with specific...


Researchers have conducted a meta-analysis of randomised trials to evaluate the efficacy and safety of inhaled antibiotics in patients with...


A study, performed in Denmark (1996-2011 ), has assessed the association between use of macrolide antibiotics in mothers and infants...