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Don't look now, but you are surrounded

Often, our prescribing seeks to target a single pathogen, for example, prescribing penicillin for a Streptococcus infection in strep throat. ... In actuality, the“ magic bullet” of penicillin amounts to indiscriminate firebombing of all of our
August 2011

Recent Research

As an additional control, researchers also examined the risk of retinal detachment against two drug classes not associated with retinal detachment: oral β-lactam antibiotics (all oral penicillins and cephalosporins) and
September 2012

MRSA test and warfarin recalled, new tests for HIV and hepatitis C

A warning that a product represented as generic Tamiflu is being sold over the Internet and could potentially harm patients who are allergic to penicillin. ... Tests revealed that the fraudulent product does not contain oseltamivir, but contains
September 2010

New C. diff drug and MRSA test

A nationwide recall of Aidapak Services repackaged medications due to potential cross contamination of non-penicillin drug products with beta lactam products that were repackaged in the same facility. ... There is the potential for serious anaphylactic
August 2011

Overall inpatient antibiotic prescribing unchanged from 2006 to 2012

hospitals could potentially benefit by following other countries' models, for example, replacing some fluoroquinolone and cephalosporin use with penicillin to reduce Clostridium difficile risk.
September 2016

Journal watch: Recent studies of note

Characteristics on admission were comparable for both cohorts. Antimicrobial treatment consisted of penicillin or amoxicillin in 33% of episodes, third-generation cephalosporins in 28%, and a combination of penicillin or amoxicillin
April 2011

In the News

important to go beyond the allergy history to an assessment and plan informed by well-validated allergy practice and procedures, such as implementation of the penicillin skin test and/or graded
October 2016

Causes of acute liver failure, from acetaminophen to Z

There are two antidotes to these mushrooms, penicillin G and silibinin.
June 2019

Cases from Tulane University School of Medicine

Many medications are commonly associated with AIN, in particular NSAIDs and penicillin-based antibiotics, although other medications may cause AIN even if the effect is not well established.
March 2014

Recent Research

Cases requiring hospitalization should be initially treated with an intravenous antimicrobial regimen, such as a fluoroquinolone; an aminoglycoside with or without ampicillin; an extended-spectrum cephalosporin or extended-spectrum penicillin with
August 2011

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