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Risk Of Kidney Disease Doubled With Use Of Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2013.06.03]
The risk of acute kidney disease is doubled for people taking oral fluoroquinolone antibiotics, according to a study of published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). Fluoroquinolones, including ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin and moxifloxacin, are common broad-spectrum antibiotics most often used to treat respiratory and urogenital infections...