DificidActive Ingredient(s): Fidaxomicin
FDA Approved: * May 27, 2011
Pharm Company: * OPTIMER PHARMA
Fidaxomicin, sold under the brand name Dificid among others, is the first member of a class of narrow spectrum macrocyclic antibiotic drugs called tiacumicins. It is a fermentation product obtained from the actinomycete Dactylosporangium aurantiacum subspecies hamdenesis. Fidaxomicin is minimally absorbed into the bloodstream when taken orally, is bactericidal, and selectively eradicates pathogenic Clostridioides difficile with relati... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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