Monthly Archives: January 2017

Drugs Not Equal Against Bladder Infection

By For uncomplicated bladder infections, cefpodoxime (Vantin) may not be a viable antibiotic alternative to fluoroquinolone ciprofloxacin (Cipro, Proquin), a randomized trial suggested. More women needed further treatment after a short course of the cephalosporin than after the same duration of ciprofloxacin (clinical cure rate 82% versus 93%), Thomas M. Hooton, MD, of theā€¦ Read More »