Tag Archives: Trimethoprim+sulphamethoxazole

Relative mortality risk from antibiotic use compared

Much time is spent discussing the development of antimicrobial resistance and changes to the microbiome but perhaps should we should also focus on the potential for patient mortality.  Based on best current estimates, trimethoprim, macrolides and quinolones may be less safe than chloramphenicol in certain patient populations. A future posting will provide a practical approach to the […]