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NDM-1 Bacteria Topic Guide

NDM-1 Bacteria NDM-1 Bacteria: Certain bacteria are able to produce NDM-1, which can make them antibiotic resistant. Failure of antibiotic treatments to improve the patient's condition is the major symptom and sign that a person has been infected with bacteria carrying NDM-1. Treatment of infection caused by bacteria that make NDM-1 involves determining which antibiotics are effective against the NDM-1 strain.

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NDM-1 Bacteria Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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tigecycline Tigecycline

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levofloxacin (oral) Levofloxacin (oral)

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ciprofloxacin (oral) Ciprofloxacin (oral)

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