Zinplava Tackles Toxins Of Hard-to-Treat C. Difficile.

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Summary of "Zinplava Tackles Toxins Of Hard-to-Treat C. Difficile."

Merck has recently received FDA approval for bezlotoxumab (Zinplava), as a treatment to reduce recurrence of C. diffcile in patients 18 years of age or older who are receiving antibiotic treatment for the infection and for whom there is a high risk of recurrence.


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Name: Managed care (Langhorne, Pa.)
ISSN: 1062-3388
Pages: 30-31


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