Piperacillin/tazobactam

What is Piperacillin/tazobactam?

Piperacillin/tazobactam is a combination antibiotic containing the extended-spectrum penicillin antibiotic piperacillin and the β-lactamase inhibitor tazobactam. Its main uses are in intensive care medicine (pneumonia, peritonitis), some diabetes-related foot infections, and empirical therapy in febrile neutropenia (e.g., after chemotherapy).

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i am suffering from urine infection. please see attached routine and culture reports and let me know which antibiotic i should use.

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My father gets complicated uti's and the offender lately has been cipro resistant pseudoamonas ag. It is susceptsble to zosyn and all the...

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Hello.Although Piperacillin-Tazobactam is a potent antibiotic, it is difficult to know how long will continue being effective.Permanent cath is a...

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I have a nasty dacryocystitis 3 weeks old alreaday, I was in the hospital for Zosyn 3.375gm q6h for 14 doses then Levaquin 500mg qd for 9 days, now...

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dacryocystitis..which is nasty/chronic..should be checked for naso-lacrimal passage patency by yr doc..if that is blocked then u require...

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i am suffering from urine infection. please see attached routine and culture reports and let me know which antibiotic i should use.

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My father gets complicated uti s and the offender lately has been cipro resistant pseudoamonas ag. It is susceptsble to zosyn and all the...

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I have a nasty dacryocystitis 3 weeks old alreaday, I was in the hospital for Zosyn 3.375gm q6h for 14 doses then Levaquin 500mg qd for 9 days, now...

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