Azithromycin for treating uncomplicated typhoid and paratyphoid fever (enteric fever)

  • Withdrawn
  • Review
  • Intervention


Reason for withdrawal from publication

2011, Issue 10: Review status: Current question – no update intended. Azithromycin treatments are included in the review: Fluoroquinolones for treating typhoid and paratyphoid fever (enteric fever). (Thaver D, Zaidi AKM, Critchley JA, Azmatullah A, Madni SA, Bhutta ZA. Fluoroquinolones for treating typhoid and paratyphoid fever (enteric fever). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD004530. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004530.pub3.)   This latter review is being updated, and will be published in late 2011. The azithrocycin review is therefore withdrawn.

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