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Eight serial, two-fold dilutions of the antibiotic and essential oil were prepared to assess the combinatory antimicrobial activity of cinnamon bark, tea tree, peppermint, marjoram, and lavender essential oils with ampicillin, cefuroxime, carbenicillin, cefazolin, piperacillin, ceftazidime and meropenem against E.
Gatifloxacin vs cefuroxime axetil in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis.
For P-haemolytic streptococci we reported: (i) susceptibility to amoxicillin/clavulanic acid using surrogate CLSI breakpoints for ampicillin; (ii) susceptibility to cefuroxime using surrogate CLSI breakpoints for ceftriaxone; and (iii) susceptibility to trimethoprim/ sulphamethoxazole using surrogate CLSI breakpoints for S.
Antibiotics: The antibiotics used were: ampicillin, sulphamethoxazole and trimethoprim (Fako, Istanbul, Turkey), ampicillin+sulbactam (Bilim, Istanbul, Turkey), cephalothin (Lilly, Istanbul, Turkey), cefuroxime (GlaxoSmith Kline, Istanbul, Turkey), ceitriaxone (Deva, Istanbul, Turkey), amikacin (Mustafa Nevzat, Istanbul, Turkey) and ciprofloxacin (Bayer, Istanbul, Turkey).
The fact that 1 isolate from a juvenile Western sandpiper sampled far from human settlements on the tundra had resistance to cefadroxil, cefuroxime, and cefpodoxime, a resistance pattern commonly seen in clinical isolates, supports the theory of introduction by migration and transfer of bacteria between birds.
Conclusions: These results support the conclusion that 5 days of treatment with telithromycin is as safe and effective in patients with ABMS as a 10-day course of treatment with amoxicillin-clavulanate or cefuroxime axetil.
Amoxicillin/clavulanate was switched to cefuroxime in 1 case, to ceftazidime in 1 case, and to ceflazidime and amikacin in 1 case; cultures of pus taken from the mastoid or abscess cavity in these 3 cases were sterile.
TMP-SMX and amoxicillin had the highest resistance rates of 54% (N=15) and 46% (N=13) respectively, followed by cefuroxime 14% (N=4) and ciprofloxacin and nitrofurantoin with 11% (N=3) resistance (Fig.
On 3 following days, before and during treatment with cefuroxime, 5 blood cultures were collected in BACTEC aerobic pediatric resin bottles (Becton Dickinson, Sparks, MD, USA) and incubated in the BACTEC 9240 (Becton Dickinson).
We prescribed a 4-week course of guaifenesin/pseudoephedrine, a topical nasal steroid, and cefuroxime, but her nasal symptoms returned following the completion of treatment.
cefotaxime or or [beta]-lactamase ceftriaxone) or inhibitor (b) [beta]-lactam/ with or without a [beta]-lactamase macrolide, or a inhibitor fluoroquinolone (ampicillin- alone Alternative: sulbactam or Cefuroxime piperacillin- with or without a tazobactam) plus macrolide, or a macrolide, or APF azithromycin alone alone.
All received 250 mg of cefuroxime twice daily for 10 days along with two puffs of the topical decongestant oxymetazoline in each nostril twice daily for 3 days.