Fosfomycin for Treatment of Prostatitis: New Tricks for Old Dogs

M. Lindsay Grayson, Nenad Macesic, Janine Trevillyan, Andrew G Ellis, Phillip T. Zeglinski, Nicholas H. Hewitt, Bradley J Gardiner, Albert G Frauman

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Abstract

Treatment options for prostatitis caused by multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacilli are limited. We report two cases cured with oral fosfomycin and provide a pharmacokinetic analysis of fosfomycin predose concentrations during treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1141-1143
Number of pages3
JournalClinical Infectious Diseases
Volume61
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2015

Keywords

  • fosfomycin
  • microbial drug resistance
  • pharmacology
  • prostatitis

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Grayson, M. Lindsay ; Macesic, Nenad ; Trevillyan, Janine ; Ellis, Andrew G ; Zeglinski, Phillip T. ; Hewitt, Nicholas H. ; Gardiner, Bradley J ; Frauman, Albert G. / Fosfomycin for Treatment of Prostatitis : New Tricks for Old Dogs. In: Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2015 ; Vol. 61, No. 7. pp. 1141-1143.
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Grayson, ML, Macesic, N, Trevillyan, J, Ellis, AG, Zeglinski, PT, Hewitt, NH, Gardiner, BJ & Frauman, AG 2015, 'Fosfomycin for Treatment of Prostatitis: New Tricks for Old Dogs', Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol. 61, no. 7, pp. 1141-1143. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ436

Fosfomycin for Treatment of Prostatitis : New Tricks for Old Dogs. / Grayson, M. Lindsay; Macesic, Nenad; Trevillyan, Janine; Ellis, Andrew G; Zeglinski, Phillip T.; Hewitt, Nicholas H.; Gardiner, Bradley J; Frauman, Albert G.

In: Clinical Infectious Diseases, Vol. 61, No. 7, 01.10.2015, p. 1141-1143.

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