Specifically, the risk was tied to antibiotics that kill anaerobic bacteria -- which include common drugs like penicillins and cephalosporins such as Keflex
Example of Pocket Card Back (Treatment) Preferred Length of Treatment Treatment Trimethoprim- BID x 3 days sulfamethoxazole DS Nitrofurantoin 100 mg BID x 5 days Trimethoprim 100 mg BID x 3 days Secondary Length of Treatemnt Treatment Fosfomycin One dose tromethamine (Monurol[R]) 3 gm Ciprofloxacin (Cipro[R]) BID 3 days 250 mg Cephalexin (Keflex[R]) QID 7 days 250 mg Cephalexin (Keflex
) BID 7 days 500 gm A full 7-to 10-day antibiotic course should be used in patients with diabetes mellitus, symptom duration greater than 7 days, age over 65 years, or past history of pyelonephritis or urinary tract infections with resistant organisms.
She subsequently transitioned to Keflex
(500 mg four times a day) for 4 weeks.
* Cephalosporins: Cephalexin (Keflex
, Keftabs), cefazolin (Ancef), cefaclor (Ceclor), cefuroxime (Ceftin), cefadroxil (Duracef)
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 7, 2016-Pragma Pharmaceuticals Acquires Antibiotic Keflex
Operative data OR time Estimated blood Length of stay Patient (mins) loss (mL) in hospital 1 253 500 3 2 158 300 5 3 157 N/A 8 4 151 300 2 5 147 100 2 6 165 N/A 2 7 156 100 2 Complications Complication treatment Patient 1 None N/A 2 Wound + perineal infection Keflex
3 None N/A 4 None N/A 5 None N/A 6 PE, perineal infection Anticoagulation Suprax + Flagyl 7 None N/A OR: operating room.
The drugs, known as cephalosporins and including such brands as Cefzil and Keflex
, are often added to feed and water to increase the robustness of the livestock.
In more severe presentations, consider an anti-Staphylococcus antibiotic such as Keflex
for 7-10 clays to decrease the bacterial skin load.
Doctors prescribe the same drugs, under brands such as Cefzil and Keflex
, to treat humans for conditions ranging from strep throat and bronchitis to skin infections and urinary tract infections.
The addition of MiddleBrook's product portfolio expands Victory's offerings to include the anti-infective drugs Moxtag and Keflex
as well as the Pulsys drug delivery technology platform.