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Two-thirds of women with uncomplicated urinary tract infection treated symptomatically with ibuprofen 400 to 600 mg three times a day for three days recovered without use of antibiotics in three separate randomized clinical studies against ciprofloxacin, mecillinam, and fosfomycin.
Antimicrobial susceptibility against polymyxin B, Tigecycline and Fosfomycin was done by Kirby-Bauer disc diffusion method using disc polymyxin B 300 units, Tigecycline 15ug and Fosfomycin 200ug.
Fosfomycin has historically shown excellent in vitro activity against vancomycin-resistant enterococci, and therefore might be considered as a treatment option for urinary tract infection caused by this organism (4).
Carbapenems, moxalactam, tigecycline, and fosfomycin maintained excellent in vitro activity against the E.
AMP, ampicillin; TIC, ticarcillin; AMC, amoxicillin-clavulanic acid; PTZ, piperacillin-tazobactam; CF, cephalotin; CFZ, cefazolin; CFX, cefuroxime; FOX, cefoxitin; CTX, cefotaxime; CAZ, ceftazidime; CPM, cefepime; ATM, aztreonam; ERT, ertapenem; GEN, gentamicin; AMI, amikacin; KAN, kanamycin; SXT, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole; NAL, nalidixic acid; NOR, norfloxacin; CIP, ciprofloxacin; LEV, levofloxacin; C, chloramphenicol; NIT, nitrofurantoin; TET, tetracycline; DOX, doxycyclin; TGC, tigecycline; PB, polymyxin B; FOS, fosfomycin.
Keep in mind that 3- to 5-day courses of antibiotics (nitrofurantoin, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, fosfomycin, or beta-lactams) for UTIs are as effective as longer courses, and are associated with better compliance and fewer adverse effects, (A)
There were intermediate zone of inhibition found on claforan, nalidixic acid, amoxycillin, fosfomycin, fortum, and erythromycin on Mueller Hinton's agar after 24 hours incubation.
Recently, fosfomycin has been introduced for the treatment of infections with multidrug-resistant uropathogens for which there are limited treatment options.
Nitrofurantoin and fosfomycin are noted to have lower resistance levels, namely, 13.
On sensitivity testing by disk diffusion method, the isolated bacteria was sensitive to enrofloxacin, florfenicol, chloramphenicol, ceftiofur, amoxicillin, clindamycin, and fosfomycin but was resistant to chlortetracycline and doxycycline.
Minimal inhibitory concentrations of Pasteurella multocida was investigated and found highly resistant for spiramycin and fosfomycin [9].
During the symposium, a breakthrough prescription drug called Monurol (generic name is Fosfomycin trometamol) was introduced.
The following antimicrobial agents were used: gentamicin, fluorquinolones, fosfomycin, streptomycin and beta-lactamases according to CLSI (1).