A 56-year-old female asked:
I was treated for pseudomonas fluorescens & acinetobacter with cipro the infection was killed-then got infection again & was treated with cipro & tobramycin iv & the bacteria was resistant. i'm willing to try anything-new antibiotic halicin but not?
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Internal Medicine 61 years experience
I assume that you're referring to a urinary tract infection. Is the current infection caused by acinebacter which is a notoriously multidrug resistant bacterium. The optimal choice of antibiotics to treat this type of infection is still unknown. I don't know enough about halicin which is rather new. Hopefully a specialist in infectious disease is involved in your care & working in collaboration.
Answered Jul 23, 2021
Last updated Jul 23, 2021
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