intravenously


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intravenously

through a vein.
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Optimal treatment for rat-bite fever is penicillin G given intravenously for 7 to 10 days, followed by penicillin V taken orally for 7 days.
If we are not successful, then we administer culture-directed systemic therapy, either orally or intravenously.
Throughoutthethree weeks he was kept in a state of paralysis we had to feed him intravenously.
Dacogen was administered to 14 patients at a dose of 20 mg/m2 intravenously for one hour daily for five consecutive days, repeated every four weeks.
In a Phase III, multi-center, double-blind trial, 257 patients with diabetic foot infections without concomitant osteomyelitis, were randomized to receive either 500mg of ceftobiprole administered intravenously every eight hours (500mg IV q8h) or 1g of vancomycin administered intravenously every 12 hours (1g IV q12h) plus 1g of ceftazidime administered intravenously every eight hours (1g IV q8h).
Applying the compounds orally, interperitoneally, or intravenously (depending on the compound), the scientists exposed three rats to both levels of each toxicant.
Patients were randomized to 7-14 days of either daptomycin, 4 mg/kg/day intravenously once a day; vancomycin, 1 gintravenously every 12 hours; or a semisynthetic penicillin, such as oxacillin, 4-12 g/day intravenously four to six times per day Patients coinfected with anaerobes or gram-negative pathogens also got metronidazole or aztreonam.
The two patients -- a boy aged around 5 and an 89-year-old woman -- are also believed to have been administered muscle relaxant intravenously by Daisuke Mori, a 29-year-old former nurse at the clinic.
During the postoperative period, a short course of steroids is given intravenously to prevent edema, and intravenous antimicrobial prophylaxis is maintained for 24 hours.
Dr Grennell mistakenly used the potassium chloride to make the solution and then gave the dose intravenously to Mrs Connolly.
Additionally, by bathing the abdomen with heated chemotherapy immediately following surgery, a higher dose of medication can be used than would normally be tolerated by a patient if given intravenously - the traditional way chemotherapy is administered.
Data presented demonstrated that 500 mg of ceftobiprole administered intravenously every eight hours (500 mg IV q8h) was as effective and well tolerated as the commonly used combination of 1 g of vancomycin administered intravenously every 12 hours (1 g IV q12h) plus 1 g of ceftazidime administered intravenously every eight hours (1 g IV q8h) in eradicating a broad spectrum of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria associated with complicated skin infections, including diabetic foot infections.

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