Vancomycin is an antibiotic used to treat a number of bacterial infections. It is
recommended intravenously as a first-line treatment for complicated skin
Vancomycin is used to treat infections of the intestines that cause colitis. Learn
about side effects, interactions and indications.
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May 15, 2016 ... Vancomycin is used to treat colitis (inflammation of the intestine caused by
certain bacteria) that may occur after antibiotic treatment.
Vancomycin became available for clinical use >50 years ago but was soon
discarded in favor of other antibiotics that were deemed to be more efficacious
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Consumer information about the medication VANCOMYCIN - INJECTION (
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Vancomycin: A History. Donald P. Levine. Department of Medicine, Wayne State
University, Detroit, Michigan. Vancomycin became available for clinical use 150 ...
More than half a century ago, the compound now known as vancomycin was
isolated from a soil sample collected deep in the interior jungle of Borneo.