cephalosporin

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First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Authors See Sharp Rise in Global Antibiotic Use

Findings raise serious concerns for public healthAccording to a new study led by researchers at Princeton University, the use of antibiotics has increased by 36% worldwide within a decade, much of it unwarranted. The rise heightens concerns that overuse ... [Published PT Community - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Antibiotics Listed as Last Resort Now in Jeopardy

Tweet[embedded content]The total number of antibiotics doses that were sold in pharmacies and clinics worldwide increased by 36% between 2000 and 2010, reported scientists on Wednesday.The new finding comes from a first of a kind study to look at the ... [Published Zolmax News - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Carprofen Side Effects for Dogs

Hialeah Gardens, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/11/2014 -- Cephalexin (Keflex®) is a cephalosporin antibiotic used to fight a wide range of bacterial infections in wounds, skin, bone, respiratory tract, bladder and the rest of the urinary tract. It comes as a capsule ... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Convenia Antibiotic Side Effects

Hialeah Gardens, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/11/2014 -- Cefovecin (Convenia®) is an injectable antibiotic that is given under the skin used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections. It is a newer drug that belongs to a class of antibiotics called cephalosporins ... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Hospira Acquires Orchid's API Manufacturing and R&D Facilities

Hospira reported it has completed the acquisition of an API manufacturing facility and an associated R&D facility from Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals, an Indian pharmaceuticals company, for approximately $218 million, after settling prior advances ... [Published PharmTech.com - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 4 reports

Hospira Acquires Indian API Facility

Injectable drug and infusion technology provider Hospira announced on Independence Day it completed its acquisition of Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.’s active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufacturing and R&D facility for approximately $218 ... [Published Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Magazine - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 3 reports

India's Orchid Pharma completes debt recast

Singapore: Indian company, based in Chennai, Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals has said that it completed the debt recast scheme that it had initiated last year.As per the process, Orchid will pay back dues of ₹ 2,866 crore to a consortium of lenders ... [Published Bio Spectrum Asia - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Infectious disease is not a problem of the past

On Wednesday, British Prime Minister David Cameron urged his country to fight the rise of antibiotic-resistant superbugs and other contagious killers. Stephen Harper should follow suit. The Ebola outbreak that has claimed nearly 500 lives in West Africa ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 2 reports

Hospira complets acquisition of Orchid Pharma's facilities

US-based injectable drugs major Hospira Inc has completed the acquisition of the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) manufacturing facility and associated research and development (R&D) facility from Chennai-based Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals ... [Published Smart Investor - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Resistant foodborne bacteria: good news, bad news in 2012

A US government report on drug-resistant foodborne bacteria in 2012 brings both good news and bad news.On the positive side, surveillance of foodborne infections showed that multidrug-resistant Salmonella decreased over the past 10 years and that resistance ... [Published Centre For Infectious Disease Research and Policy - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

BLOG: Consumerism – analysis or just more politics?

We are all consumers but I have to say I was disappointed when the European Consumer Organisation (BEUC) ‘The Consumer Voice in Europe’ recently issued their report: ‘Antibiotics use in livestock: Time to act.’In the UK we have a very active consumer ... [Published Pig Progress - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

New rapid diagnostic test for multi-resistance to broad-spectrum antibiotics

A rapid diagnostic test for multi-resistance to broad-spectrum antibiotics has just been developed at the University of Fribourg. Prof Patrice Nordmann and Dr Laurent Poirel of the Medical and Molecular Microbiology Unit have been collaborating with Unit ... [Published News-Medical.Net - Jun 26 2014]

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"This is both good news and bad news. It means that more Indians are able to access antibiotics, which are particularly important for those who previously died of easily treatable infections. However, the massive increase in use, both appropriate and inappropriate, is leading to increases in drug resistance. Antibiotic use is the single most important reason for resistance. Also use of last resort drugs like carbapenems has gone up significantly in India, and it is difficult to justify why such powerful antibiotics are being use so much more frequently"
"People are getting richer and can afford antibiotics," said Thomas Van Boeckel, a Princeton University epidemiologist and lead author of the study. "That is not necessarily all bad news. People need access to antibiotics. But there is appropriate use and misuse."
"We have to remember that before we had antibiotics, it was pretty easy to die of a bacterial infection" said Laxminarayan, a research scholar with the Princeton Environmental Institute...

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India becomes world's largest consumer of antib... [Published Times of India - Jul 12 2014]
Authors See Sharp Rise in Global Antibiotic Use [Published PT Community - Jul 11 2014]
Antibiotics Listed as Last Resort Now in Jeopardy [Published Zolmax News - Jul 11 2014]
Carprofen Side Effects for Dogs [Published Good Day Sacramento - Jul 11 2014]
Convenia Antibiotic Side Effects [Published Good Day Sacramento - Jul 11 2014]
Carprofen Side Effects for Dogs [Published SBWire - Jul 11 2014]
Convenia Antibiotic Side Effects [Published SBWire - Jul 11 2014]
Study finds alarming global rise in use of anti... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jul 11 2014]
Study shows significant global increase in anti... [Published Feedstuffs - Jul 10 2014]
Antibiotic rotation strategies to reduce antimi... [Published 7thSpace - Jul 10 2014]
Study shows significant increase in antibiotic ... [Published Noodls - Jul 10 2014]
Last-Resort Antibiotics In Jeopardy As Use Rise... [Published NPR - Jul 10 2014]
Hospira Acquires Orchid's API Manufacturing and... [Published PharmTech.com - Jul 09 2014]
Superbugs in Conventional vs. Organic Chicken [Published Care2 - Jul 09 2014]
Pneumonia bacteria resistant to antibiotics found [Published Korea Times - Jul 09 2014]
Emerging Antibiotic Resistant Organisms [Published Advance for NPs and PAs - Jul 09 2014]
Doctors identify drug-resistant bacteria in study [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Jul 08 2014]
Streptococcus penumoniae stronger than super-ba... [Published Maekyung - Jul 08 2014]
Hospira Acquires Indian API Facility [Published Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Magazine - Jul 07 2014]
Evaluation of the Short-Term Effects of Antimic... [Published Plosone.org - Jul 07 2014]
New agents associated with drug-induced aseptic... [Published Orthopedics Today - Jul 07 2014]
Hospira Completes Orchid Facility Buy [Published Yahoo! Finance - Jul 07 2014]
Hospira completes purchase of Orchid's API manu... [Published Manufacturing Chemist - Jul 07 2014]
Hospira buys Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient m... [Published Individual.com - Jul 07 2014]
Orchid Chem hits 52-wk high, up 3%; seals deal ... [Published Moneycontrol.com - Jul 07 2014]
India's Orchid Pharma completes debt recast [Published Bio Spectrum Asia - Jul 07 2014]
Orchid Pharma completes implementing corporate ... [Published Times of India - Jul 07 2014]
Orchid Pharma completes process of debt recast [Published Hindu Business Line - Jul 06 2014]
Infectious disease is not a problem of the past [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 06 2014]
Hospira complets acquisition of Orchid Pharma's... [Published Smart Investor - Jul 05 2014]
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WHO warns antibiotic resistance is a “serious, ... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - May 01 2014]
For the first time, the World Health Organization has examined antimicrobial resistance globally , and the grim findings won’t be surprising to anyone who’s been following this issue. (Last year, the US CDC and UK’s Chief Medical Officer issued ...
World: Antimicrobial resistance: Global report ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 30 2014]
Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: World WHO’s report on antibiotic resistance reveals serious, worldwide threat to public health - Resistance to antibiotics found in all regions - New WHO report provides the most comprehensive picture of ...
World: Antimicrobial resistance: global report ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 30 2014]
Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: World WHO’s report on antibiotic resistance reveals serious, worldwide threat to public health - Resistance to antibiotics found in all regions - New WHO report provides the most comprehensive picture of ...
scPharmaceuticals grabs $16 mln [Published PE Hub Blog - Mar 27 2014]
scPharmaceuticals has secured $16 million in Series A financing. 5AM Ventures and Lundbeckfond Ventures led the round. Based in Boston, scPharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company that develops pharmaceutical products for subcutaneous delivery. ...
India Drug Plant Quality Problems Continue [Published The Big Red Biotech Blog - Mar 13 2014]
This is becoming a bit monotonous lately but another drug plant in India has been put on FDA's banned list or "red list" forbidding it from sending imports to the US until cleared for quality. This time we have aSun Pharmaceuticals plant making generic ...
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