Active substances: Norfloxacin
+ free Noroxin pill.
! This is because your body absorbs less norfloxacin after a meal, which means the medicine is less effective? Preferably the tablets should be taken in the morning and evening.
In, penicillins with enzyme inhibitor increased by 7. The increase is probably a result of an increased number of infections with ESBL Extended spectrum beta-lactamase.
The percentage of broad-spectrum antibiotics fluoroquinolones, cephalosporins, piperacillin with tazobactam, and carbapenems out of all antibiotics in Swedish acute care hospitals varied from 28.
Sales of antifungals Compared to, the total consumption of antifungal drugs for systemic use has remained unchanged with a national average of 61 DDD per million inhabitants and day.
Every year, except for and, there has been a small but steady increase in the total consumption of antifungals. Since the year when the total consumption was 40 DDD per million inhabitants and day, the increase has been 50 percent.
Fluconazole still constitutes the absolute majority of the antifungals used at 65 percent or 39. Amphotericin B is the second most used compound.
The sales of amphotericin B increased by 28 percent compared to and now accounts for 16 percent of the total consumption. In, consumption increased by 11 percent bringing the total amount to 7.
The consumption of caspofungin, which has been available in Sweden, has decreased every year.
It now constitutes 44 percent of the echinocandins down from 60 percent in.
Anidulafungin increased its share from 30 percent to 38 percent last year. The third member of the group, micafungin, that appeared for the first time in the statistics in now constitutes 18 percent of the total echinocandin consumption.
Many of the counties with tertiary care hospitals have largely increased their use of both anidulafungin and micafungin at the expense of caspofungin.