A trial of levofloxacin 750 mg once daily for 5 days versus ciprofloxacin 400 mg and/or 500 mg twice daily for 10 days in the treatment of acute pyelonephritis.

@article{Klausner2007ATO,
  title={A trial of levofloxacin 750 mg once daily for 5 days versus ciprofloxacin 400 mg and/or 500 mg twice daily for 10 days in the treatment of acute pyelonephritis.},
  author={Howard A. Klausner and Patricia MacDonald Brown and Janet Peterson and Simrati Kaul and Mohammed M Khashab and Alan C. Fisher and James B. Kahn},
  journal={Current medical research and opinion},
  year={2007},
  volume={23 11},
  pages={2637-45}
}
OBJECTIVE A double-blind, noninferiority trial was conducted to establish the safety and efficacy of a once-daily, 5-day course of levofloxacin 750 mg compared to a twice-daily, 10-day course of ciprofloxacin in complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI) and acute pyelonephritis (AP). This report focuses on subjects with AP. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Adult male and female subjects with clinical signs and symptoms of AP and laboratory confirmation of their diagnosis were randomized to… CONTINUE READING

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