Colistimethate sodium

Known as: Colimyscine, Colistin Sodium Methanesulfonate, Pentasodium Colistinmethanesulfonate 
The sodium salt of colistimethate, a broad-spectrum polymyxin antibiotic against most aerobic Gram-negative bacteria except Proteus bacteria… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE To assess efficacy and safety of a new dry powder formulation of inhaled colistimethate sodium in patients with cystic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Nephrotoxicity was assessed in 173 critically ill patients receiving intravenous colistin or polymyxin B; it occurred in 60.4… (More)
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2012
2012
The purpose of this study was to describe inhaled colistin pharmacokinetics in patients with ventilator-associated… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Gram-negative bacteria susceptible only to colistin (COS) are emerging causes of severe nosocomial infections… (More)
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2011
2011
Colistin pharmacokinetics (PK) was investigated in young healthy volunteers after a 1-h infusion of 80 mg (1 million… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Cases of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) due to multidrug-resistant (MDR) Acinetobacter baumannii and… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The incidence of acute renal failure, defined by the risk, injury, or failure criteria of the RIFLE criteria (risk, injury… (More)
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2009
2009
AIM The aim of the present study was to assess the efficacy and safety of colistimethate sodium therapy in multidrug-resistant… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy and safety of colistin (colistimethate sodium) produced by a local pharmaceutical company in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Twenty-one patients who received intravenous colistimethate sodium (CMS) for at least 7 days for the treatment of multidrug… (More)
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