Rev Esp Quimioter 2021;34(Suppl.1):26-28
JOSÉ BARBERÁN, ALICIA DE LA CUERDA, LOURDES CRISTINA BARBERÁN
Published: 30 September 2021
Dalbavancin is a long-acting antimicrobial agent with an excellent in vitro activity against Gram-positive pathogens, including staphylococcal biofilms. The unusually long terminal half-life ranging from 149 to 250 hours in human subjects, allows a weekly dose. Currently is indicated in acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSIs), but in real-life clinical practice it has already been used successfully and safely in other infections, especially as consolidation therapy.
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