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In a phase 3 trial, a 3-drug combination of amoxicillin, omeprazole, and rifabutin in 1 capsule achieved high eradication rates of H pylori infection

Trial data show that withholding amoxicillin may be noninferior to using amoxicillin. In this double-blind trial, children 2 to 59 months of age with pneumonia in low-income communities in Pakistan were assigned to a 3-day course of placebo or amoxicillin.

Visual Abstract: Amoxicillin for 3 or 5 Days for Chest-Indrawing Pneumonia

Children in Malawi with chest-indrawing pneumonia were randomly assigned to a 3-day or a 5-day regimen of amoxicillin. The 3-day regimen was noninferior to the 5-day regimen with respect to the incidence of treatment failure (5.9% vs. 5.2%).

New Visual Abstract: Amoxicillin for 3 or 5 Days for Chest-Indrawing Pneumonia

ICYMI: Readers were most interested in CV risks of azithromycin vs. amoxicillin, the impact of sugary drinks on CVD, investigations into CV coaching for young Black adults and more #CardioTwitter 

ICYMI: Readers were most interested in CV risks of azithromycin vs. amoxicillin, the impact of sugary drinks on CVD, investigations into CV coaching for young Black adults and more #CardioTwitter 

Readers were most interested in CV risks of azithromycin vs. amoxicillin, the impact of sugary drinks on CVD, investigations into CV coaching for young Black adults and more #CardioTwitter 

Yes, Azithromycin confers twofold greater within 5-day all-cause risk vs. amoxicillin (driven by cardiovascular mortality). But see table for difference in absolute deaths among ~8 million prescription exposures.

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In a trial of H. pylori treatment in rural China, amoxicillin and omeprazole, and vitamin C, E,and selenium supplementation decreased gastric cancer incidence and mortality, while garlic supplementation decreased gastric cancer mortality

@WHO_Europe  @WHOSEAROU  @pahowhos  @WHOEMROi  @WHOWPROn  @WHOAFROg  @DrTedros  @UN_News_Centre  ? in t #antibioticshe  ACCESS category - such as amoxicillin and cloxacillin, lowers the risk of becaus #AntimicrobialResistancee  they target a specific microorganism rather than several. They are also less costly because they are available in generic formulations

In this multicenter trial, intravenous amoxicillin–clavulanate for 48 hours after cardiac arrest resulted in a lower incidence of early ventilator-associated pneumonia than placebo but did not affect ventilator-free days or mortality at day 28.

The boy was was diagnosed with a cold and fever and given prescriptions for amoxicillin and Ibuprofen and released from a hospital Monday afternoon. He returned Monday evening with nausea and vomiting and died hours later.

Study finds a 66% increased rate of aortic aneurysm or dissection associated with oral fluoroquinolone use, compared with amoxicillin use, within a 60 day risk period

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