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Fosfomycin for Lower Urinary Tract Infections: Comparative Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness

Last updated: April 12, 2018
Project Number: RB1210-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Drug
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the comparative clinical effectiveness of fosfomycin compared with other antibiotics for the treatment of lower urinary tract infections?
  2. What is the comparative cost effectiveness of fosfomycin compared with other antibiotics for the treatment of lower urinary tract infections?

Key Message

Two non-randomized studies and one economic evaluation were identified regarding the use of Fosfomycin for the treatment of lower urinary tract infections.