Fosfomycin

Green-G

Brand Name(s):Alexi

Indication:Cystitis (uncomplicated) in women and female adolescents

Perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis for transrectal prostate biopsy in men

Rationale:

Considered:Jul-21

Review Date:Jul-26

Comments:
Licensed treatment of acute, uncomplicated cystitis in women and female adolescents and as perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis for transrectal prostate biopsy in adult men.

Consideration should be given to official guidance on the appropriate use of antibacterial agents.

Use of Alexi is not recommended in patients with renal impairment (creatinine clearance < 10 ml/min.