Ertapenem

What is Ertapenem?

A broad spectrum antibiotic, belonging to the class of monobactam group. Ertapenem is used alone or in combination with other antibiotics to treat infections caused by bacteria in many different parts of the body. Ertapenem is also used to prevent infections after having surgery of the colon and rectum .

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After having laser ablation therapy to remove a 1 cm XXXXXXX 6 lesion on my prostate, I was catheterized for 4 weeks. On removal of catheter i had...

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No choice but to take appropriate antibiotic as per culture report .

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I have questions about my recent UTI.
I'm a 53 year old Male.
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1) 07/14/2017 - I had cystoscopy and trans-rectal ultrasound....

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There is no harm in waiting till Monday

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20 days back I was admitted to the hospital for treatment of UTI. I got discharged after two days that time my Urine routine was normal. Doctor has...

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I do not think anything wrong with the treatment provided based on the symp

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