Expect to See More Amoxicillin Rxs for Pneumonia

Your pharmacy will receive more Rxs for amoxicillin to treat adult outpatients with community-acquired pneumonia.

That's because bacteria that cause pneumonia acquired outside of the hospital are becoming resistant to azithromycin and other "macrolides."

Continue to gather allergy info from patients and ask for specifics...such as the med, reaction, and when the reaction occurred.

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