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Synonyms for amoxicillin

an antibiotic

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Physicians' antibiotic choices in the cohort of patients whose antibiotic regimens were not consistent with the South African guidelines (N = 168) Number of Antibiotic choice patients % IV 2nd-generation cephalosporin [+ or -] fluoroquinolone 86 51 IV penicillin G [+ or -] fluoroquinolone/ chloramphenicol/aminoglycoside 38 23 IV amoxicillin-clavulanic acid [+ or -] fluoroquinolone 29 17 IV 3rd-generation cephalosporin [+ or -] IV flucloxacillin 8 5 Oral amoxicillin/erythromycin [+ or -] metronidazole 5 3 IV piperacillin and aminoglycoside/fluoroquinolone 2 1 IV = intravenous.
Patients with AECB (1,245) were treated with telithromycin 800 mg once daily for five days, amoxicillin-clavulanic acid 500/125 mg three times daily for 10 days, or cefuroxime axetil 500 mg twice daily for 10 days.
Amoxicillin-clavulanic acid (AMC) is one of the most consumed antimicrobial agents in many countries (4-6), principally for respiratory and urinary tract infections.
All isolates were tested for susceptibility to ampicillin, amoxicillin-clavulanic acid, cefoxitin, ceftriaxone, cephalothin, chloramphenicol, ciprofloxacin, gentamicin, kanamycin, nalidixic acid, streptomycin, sulfisoxazole, tetracycline, and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, by using the Kirby-Bauer disk diffusion method.
She treated herself with amoxicillin-clavulanic acid 2 gm/day for 3 days.
In addition, both strains were found to be d-tartrate-fermenting (dT+) biovars (4), susceptible to ampicillin, amoxicillin-clavulanic acid, cephalothin, ceftazidime, gentamicin, streptomycin, chloramphenicol, tetracycline, neomycin, nalidixic acid, norfloxacin, and ciprofloxacin and resistant to sulfamethoxazole and co-trimoxazole.
Antimicrobial drug susceptibility was performed with broth microdilution according to the Sensititre user manual and National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards (NCCLS) guidelines (7) for amikacin, amoxicillin-clavulanic acid, ampicillin, cefazolin, ceftiofur, ceftizoxime, chloramphenicol, enrofloxacin, gentamicin, tetracycline, ticarcillin-clavulanic acid, and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole.
After the second operation, she had been treated for a local scar infection with amoxicillin-clavulanic acid for 1 week.
Integron- and carbenicillinase-mediated reduced susceptibility to amoxicillin-clavulanic acid in isolates of multidrug-resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium DT104 from French patients.
22), nor previous antibiotic treatment (amoxicillin, amoxicillin-clavulanic acid, extended-spectrum cephalosporins, and fluoroquinolones [p = 1.
Typhimurium isolates demonstrated the highest level of resistance were sulfamethoxazole (53%), streptomycin (51%), tetracycline (50%), ampicillin (48%), chloramphenicol (35%), kanamycin (16%), amoxicillin-clavulanic acid (5%), cephalothin (5%), gentamicin (4%), trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (4%), ceftiofur (2%), ceftriaxone (1%), and nalidixic acid (1%).