Active Ingredient(s): Plazomicin
FDA Approved: * June 25, 2018
Pharm Company: * ACHAOGEN INC
Category: Antibiotics

Plazomicin, sold under the brand name Zemdri, is an aminoglycoside antibiotic used to treat complicated urinary tract infections.[1] As of 2019 it is recommended only for those in whom alternatives are not an option.[1] It is given by injection into a vein.[1] Common side effects include kidney problems, diarrhea, nausea, and blood pressure changes.[1] Other severe side effects include hearing loss, Clostridium difficile-associat... [wikipedia]

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