Tigecycline (marketed as Tygacil) Information
Tygacil (tigecycline) is an injectable antibiotic used to treat severe infections.
To report any serious adverse events associated with the use of this drug, please contact the FDA MedWatch program using the contact information at the bottom of this page.
FDA Drug Safety Communication: FDA warns of increased risk of death with IV antibacterial Tygacil (tigecycline) and approves new Boxed Warning
FDA Drug Safety Communication: Increased risk of death with Tygacil (tigecycline) compared to other antibiotics used to treat similar infections
FDA Drug Safety Podcast for Healthcare Professionals: Increased risk of death with Tygacil (tigecycline) compared to other antibiotics used to treat similar infections[ARCHIVED]