Active Ingredient: Norfloxacin
+ free Noroxin pill.
Gillick competent children should be involved in the management of their health.
For all children, general measures that improve hygiene, hydration and bowel habits are recommended. Broad spectrum oral antibiotics will treat most uncomplicated UTIs.
These patients should be referred to hospital for a full septic screen, including lumbar puncture and paediatric review.
Every patient should be reassessed 48 hours after starting antibiotics, and treatment should be modified as per cultures and sensitivities.
Empirical gentamicin therapy should not be used for longer than three days. If empirical therapy is still required, switching to ceftriaxone should be considered to reduce the risk of nephrotoxic and ototoxic side effects.
Serious adverse events occurred at similar rates in patients treated with delafloxacin vs comparators.
Conclusions Serious adverse events occurred at similar rates in patients treated with delafloxacin vs nonquinolone comparators used to treat ABSSSIs.
Although fluoroquinolones have not traditionally been among the firstline options for ABSSSIs, unique structural and chemical characteristics, which result in enhanced potency and intracellular penetration under acidic conditions, distinguish delafloxacin from other fluoroquinolones.
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