What is concomitant levofloxacin-containing therapy for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori infection?

Updated: Dec 09, 2020
  • Author: Joseph Adrian L Buensalido, MD; more...
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Concomitant therapy, another alternative first-line regimen, is as follows (eradication rates of up to 96.5%) [37] :

  • PPI (esomeprazole 40 mg BID) plus amoxicillin (1 g BID) plus levofloxacin (500 mg QD) plus another antibiotic (eg, tinidazole 500 mg BID) for 5 days

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