How to Treat Osteomyelitis?

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Any drugs suggested for osteomyelitis?

Osteomyelitis is the bone infection that can be acute or chronic, usually caused by bacteria. The following list of drugs are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of osteomyelitis:
  • Clindamycin
  • Cephalexin
  • Ciprofloxacin
  • Vancocin
  • Cefuroxime
  • Ceftriaxone
 

What are the medical measures for osteomyelitis?

The most common treatment for osteomyelitis is the surgery to remove infected or dead bones or tissues followed by antibiotics. The surgery may include one or more of the procedures like draining the infected area, removing diseased bone and tissue, restoring blood flow to the bone, removing foreign objects, amputating the limb, etc. Besides surgeries, antibiotics work as well. The antibiotics are usually administered through a vein in your arm for at least four to six weeks. Keywords: osteomyelitis antibiotic treatment; antibiotics osteomyelitis bone infection; best antibiotics osteomyelitis; bone infection osteomyelitis treatment; osteomyelitis bone infection treatment; osteomyelitis treated; osteomyelitis treatment; osteomyelitis treatments; treatment osteomyelitis; treatments osteomyelitis; drug choice osteomyelitis; osteomyelitis drug treatment; osteomyelitis treatment drug
What kind of surgery?
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