Tigecycline: a critical safety review

@article{Kaewpoowat2015TigecyclineAC,
  title={Tigecycline: a critical safety review},
  author={Quanhathai Kaewpoowat and Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Drug Safety},
  year={2015},
  volume={14},
  pages={335 - 342}
}
Introduction: The emergence of multidrug-resistant (MDR) infections has been extensively observed worldwide and has become a priority issue over past decade. Tigecycline, a broad spectrum antibiotic covering against many MDR organisms, has been widely used. However, recent meta-analysis studies have raised a concern for its efficacy and safety. Reviewing tigecycline safety data would enhance the appropriate use of this medication. Areas covered: This article reviews the safety profile of… 

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