For this study, the authors identified randomized controlled trials that compared SGLT2 inhibitors with placebo, no treatment, or another antidiabetic agent and reported on UTI outcome.
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Aemcolo is a broad spectrum, semi-synthetic, orally-administered, minimally-absorbed antibiotic designed to allow for delayed release to the colon.
The vaccines are indicated for active immunization against influenza disease caused by virus subtypes A and type B present in the vaccine.
“This is the first new antiviral flu treatment with a novel mechanism of action approved by the FDA in nearly 20 years,” said FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD.
The 68-year-old patient reported having a fever for 1 week followed by progressive, painful swelling on the right side of his neck for 2 months.
The approval was based on Phase 3 data from 2 studies in ABSSSI, where treatment with Nuzyra was compared with linezolid, and 1 study in CABP comparing Nuzyra with moxifloxacin. Across all 3 trials, Nuzyra was found to be effective and generally safe and well-tolerated.
Arikayce is intended for oral inhalation use and is administered via the Lamira Nebulizer System only.
The patient, a 42-year-old female with systemic lupus erythematosus treated with mycophenolate mofetil and prednisone, reported swelling and pain in the fifth finger of her left hand for about 1-week.
In general, routine annual vaccination is recommended for all patients ≥6 months of age who have no contraindications.
The FDA has approved Mulpleta for the treatment of thrombocytopenia in adult patients with chronic liver disease who are scheduled to undergo a procedure.