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Screening paediatric rectal forms of azithromycin as an alternative to oral or injectable treatment.

Abstract:

The aim of this study was to identify a candidate formulation for further development of a home or near-home administrable paediatric rectal form of a broad-spectrum antibiotic - specially intended for (emergency) use in tropical rural settings, in particular for children who cannot take medications orally and far from health facilities where injectable treatments can be given. Azithromycin, a broad-spectrum macrolide used orally or intravenously for the treatment of respiratory tract, skin a...

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Gaubert, A More by this author
Tagliaferri, S More by this author
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Journal:
International journal of pharmaceutics
Volume:
436
Issue:
1-2
Pages:
624-630
Publication date:
2012-10-05
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EISSN:
1873-3476
ISSN:
0378-5173
URN:
uuid:b11c97be-ae9d-4af2-8f1b-b63480da920c
Source identifiers:
350852
Local pid:
pubs:350852

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