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Author published in"Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy"affiliate to

College of Medicine

Ng Yee-Yung

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine,

Fu Jen Catholic University, New Taipei City, Taiwan

Article published in

"Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy Vol. 63, No. 1

A Thrice-Weekly Ertapenem Regimen Is Practical for Hemodialysis Patients

A change of ertapenem dosage from 500 mg daily to thrice weekly, after each hemodialysis session, can maintain the plasma concentration above 2 mg/liter and be practical for hemodialysis patients. [Full article]



Keywords:carbapenem, ertapenem, hemodialysis, pharmacokinetic