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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