Overview of Evotaz – a Prescription Medication Used to Treat HIV Infection in Adults

Evotaz is a prescription medication used to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in adults. It is a single product containing 2 medications: atazanavir and cobicistat. Atazanavir belongs to a group of drugs called protease inhibitors. It works by decreasing the amount of HIV in the blood. Cobicistat belongs to a group of drugs called pharmacokinetic enhancers. Cobicistat […]

Information – Ciprofloxacin a Prescription Medication Used to Treat Certain Bacterial Infections

Ciprofloxacin is a prescription medication used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria. It is also used to prevent or treat anthrax in people who may have been exposed to anthrax germs. Ciprofloxacin belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones. These work by killing bacteria that cause infections. This medication comes in various forms and different doses. […]

Why do some antibiotics fail; animation about antibiotic resistance

SILENCE TRANQUIL MUSIC VOICE-OVER: Bacteria are tiny organisms that often multiply rapidly. Everyone carries good and bad bacteria. If there are too many bad bacteria, a serious infection can develop. That can make you very ill. The bacteria that cause such infections can be controlled using antibiotics. Antibiotics kill the bacteria or inhibit their growth. This helps your […]

Diflucan A Prescription Medication For Fungal Infections

Diflucan, the brand-name form of fluconazole, is a prescription medication used to treat fungal infections. It is also used to prevent fungal infections in people with a weak immune system. Diflucan belongs to a group of drugs called azole antifungals, which work by inhibiting a fungal enzyme needed for the fungus to grow. This medication comes in tablet […]

Living Antibiotics

Today the medical world is waging an apparently hopeless war against bacteria. Hopeless since the most effective weapon we know of; antibiotics, wether scarce or pleniful, are losing the battle against these diseases. The need to produce a sustainable effective alternative has never been greater than it is now. Alejandra and Tobias, research scientists and entrepreneurs at Lund […]