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The SOLITAIRE-ORAL (Efficacy and Safety Study of Oral Solithromycin [CEM-101] Compared to Oral Moxifloxacin in Treatment of Patients With Community-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia) trial enrolled 860 patients with moderate to moderately severe community-acquired pneumonia.
After psychosocial counseling and health education sessions, the boy, with his family's agreement, consented to daily outpatient treatment with isoniazid (400 mg), ethambutol (800 mg), pyrazinamide (1,600 mg), prothionamide (500 mg), moxifloxacin (400 mg), capreomycin (750 mg), and clofazimine (100 mg) beginning in December 2013.
As the fourth generation of quinolones drugs, moxifloxacin (moxifloxacin hodrochloride) was first introduced to the market by The Bayer Group in Sep.
Persistent cases of nongonococcal urethritis, cervicitis, and possibly pelvic inflammatory disease could benefit from treatment with moxifloxacin (Avelox), Dr.
Rational use of moxifloxacin for tuberculosis treatment.
The patient was started on moxifloxacin because of fever and the high values of erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein, signs that suggested the pulmonary focus.
A total of 30 mild adverse events were reported in 13 subjects: 5 in the Defibrotide therapeutic dose arm, 3 in the Defibrotide supra-therapeutic dose arm, 9 in the placebo arm, and 13 in the moxifloxacin arm.
Levofloxacin was the formulary fluoroquinolone from August 2001 to June 2002, and moxifloxacin was utilized from July 2002 to the end of the study analysis.
Should moxifloxacin be substituted for isoniazid as a first-line antituberculosis drug?
The limitations of ciprofloxacin in the lower airway led to the development of the so-called respiratory quinolones--levofloxacin, gatifloxacin, moxifloxacin, and gemifloxacin.
Adding the antibiotic moxifloxacin to the usual TB drugs shortened the time to cure an estimated four months in a study in Brazil, Johns Hopkins University scientists reported at an American Society for Microbiology conference in Chicago.
Treatment with moxifloxacin resulted in significant and sustained improvement.