PIF Categories: Pharmacy

Linezolid Information: what you need to know about monitoring for side effects

Date: 13/09/2021 | Category: Pharmacy

Introduction This page provides more information about your treatment. You should read this information alongside the Manufacturer’s Patient Information Leaflet. If you have any questions, or there is anything that […]

Antibiotics

Date: 13/09/2021 | Category: Pharmacy

What are antibiotics? Antibiotics are medicines used to treat infections caused by bacteria. They work by either killing bacteria or preventing their growth. Different types of antibiotics are used to […]

Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics: what you need to know about side effects

Date: 25/06/2021 | Category: Pharmacy

What antibiotics are involved? Ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, moxifloxacin and ofloxacin are examples of Fluoroquinolone antibiotics that treat serious and life-threatening infections. What do I need to know? Although most patients tolerate […]

Denosumab for treatment of osteoporosis

Date: 18/06/2021 | Category: Pharmacy

What is Denosumab? Denosumab is a treatment for Osteoporosis that belongs to a group of treatments called monoclonal antibodies. It makes the bones stronger by stopping the cells that break […]