3 days ago · Metronidazole, marketed under the brand name Flagyl among others, is an antibiotic and antiprotozoal medication. It is used either alone or with other antibiotics to treat pelvic inflammatory disease, endocarditis, and bacterial vaginosis.
- Flagyl, Filmet, Metro, others
- AU: B2
Jan 15, 2021 · Miltefosine, sold under the trade name Impavido among others, is a medication mainly used to treat leishmaniasis and free-living amoeba infections such as Naegleria fowleri and Balamuthia mandrillaris.
- US: D (Evidence of risk)
- Impavido, Miltex, others
- By mouth
- US: ℞-only, In general: ℞ (Prescription only)
2 days ago · Benznidazole and nifurtimox often cause side effects, including skin disorders, digestive system irritation, and neurological symptoms, which can result in treatment being discontinued.   As of 2019 [update] , new drugs for Chagas disease are under development, and experimental vaccines have been studied in animal models.
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR or AR) occurs when microbes evolve mechanisms that protect them from the effects of antimicrobials. The term antibiotic resistance (AR or ABR) is a subset of AMR, as it applies to bacteria that become resistant to antibiotics.
Discussion here. Fvasconcellos (t·c) 14:13, 16 December 2020 (UTC) . commented--Ozzie10aaaa 00:29, 17 December 2020 (UTC)Surprised you went against WP:MEDTITLE Ozzie. Must say, I find it a bit distasteful how there's a push to get "Pzifer" up front in this name (particular in the US) , despite the fact the virus was apparently BioNTech's invention.