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I have bronchiectasis with pseudomonas. What is the best

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I have bronchiectasis with pseudomonas. What is the best treatment
JA: Have you discussed the treatment with a doctor?
Customer: Yes
JA: Got it. Have you used any medication for this?
Customer: inhaling colomycin
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: The pseudomonas is no longer susceptiblle to cyprofloxacin
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

Hi there kindly answer following questions for further advice:

Age? Male or female?

Past medical history?

Any medicines using?

Smoking and alcohol?

Expert:  Zee J replied 12 days ago.

If the patient has known airway infection with Pseudomonas that is resistant to oral quinolones, the initial antibiotic choice is based on the sensitivity profile from culture data and history of allergy to antibiotics.

Expert:  Zee J replied 12 days ago.

There are many options depending upon the clinical need:

Novel beta-lactam-beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations:

•Ceftolozane-tazobactam

•Ceftazidime-avibactam

Novel cephalosporin:

•Cefiderocol

Novel carbapenem-beta-lactamase combination:

•Imipenem-cilastatin-relebactam

Polymyxins:

•Dosing of polymyxin B and colistin