Omadacycline for acute bacterial skin and skin-structure infections. N Engl J Med 2019; 380: 517-527.

Published: 21st June 2019

Authors: O’Riordan W, Green S, Overcash JS, Puljiz I, Metallidis S, Gardovskis J et al.


Omadacycline is a new antibiotic that can be given once a day. It was as effective as linezolid for treatment of cellulitis in this study that included 627 patients: response rates 84.8 and 85.5 per cent respectively.

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