antibiotic

New warning on antibiotic for heart disease patients
New warning on antibiotic for heart disease patientsFDA is advising caution before healthcare professionals prescribe a certain antibiotic to patients with heart disease due to a potential increased risk of heart problems or death that can occur years later.
Meropenem/Vaborbactam for Complicated UTIs
Meropenem/Vaborbactam for Complicated UTIsVabomere combines a carbapenem and a beta-lactamase inhibitor as a treatment for complicated urinary tract infections.
Are Antibiotic Stewardship Programs Worth It?
Are Antibiotic Stewardship Programs Worth It?There's been a lot of talk about these programs, so just what are they accomplishing?
Delafloxacin (Baxdela) for Acute Bacterial Skin Infections
Delafloxacin (Baxdela) for Acute Bacterial Skin InfectionsDelafloxacin (Baxdela) for treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections including cellulitis, wound infection, major cutaneous abscess, and burn infection.
Promoting Drug Safety During Breastfeeding
Promoting Drug Safety During BreastfeedingPharmacists can help women who breastfeed by identifying the safest drugs and dosage schedules to minimize exposure.
Let's talk about antibiotic resistance: Survey resultsOphthalmology Times asked readers for insights on antibiotics and eye infections from clinicians in the field — including experience with postoperative infections after eye surgery, if you use topical antibiotic prior to cataract surgery, how you choose antibiotics in a routine surgical prophylaxis, and more. The 118 U.S.-based ophthalmologists who responded were entered into a drawing to win a $200 gift card. Here are the survey results.
Where Are the New Antibiotics?With the threat of superbugs and the possibility of an antibiotic-less future, alternatives are needed now.
Antibiotic use in eyelid surgery varies greatly around globePractice patterns by oculoplastic surgeons for the use of antibiotics with eyelid surgery vary. Surgeons may overestimate the helpfulness of antibiotics.
The Full Extent of Antibiotic Use in the United States? No One Knows.
The Full Extent of Antibiotic Use in the United States? No One Knows.What we know—and what we don't—about antibiotics in America.
Pfizer Receives FDA Warning
Pfizer Receives FDA WarningA Pfizer plant in Kansas is putting patients at risk, according to the FDA