sulphamethoxazole


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sulphamethoxazole

Sulfamethozazole, a SULPHONAMIDE DRUG used in combination with the folic acid inhibitor drug trimethoprim in the treatment of various infections, especially urinary infections. The drug combination is on the WHO official list. Brand names are Chemotrim and Septrin.
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24 In our study 83% of sulphamethoxazole resistant MRSA were found while they were 58.
pneumoniae were highly sensitive to most of the antibiotics tested except Trimethoprim/ Sulphamethoxazole.
Sulphamethoxazole and Trimethoprim are the antibiotics to which largest number of E.
Drug treatment and follow-up: The children were randomly allocated to receive artesunate at a dose of 4 mg/kg bw in two divided doses daily for three days plus either cotrimoxazole at an equivalent dose of 20 mg/kg bw of sulphamethoxazole component twice daily for three days or chloroquine at standard dose, 10 mg/kg bw as single daily doses on Days 0 and 1, and 5 mg/kg bw on Day 2.
In Saudi Arabia, Escherichia coli isolated from chicken intestines were found to be resistant to many antibiotics such as ampicillin, chloramphenicol, gentamycin, tetracycline, trimethoprim and sulphamethoxazole (Al-Ghamdi et al.
These plates contained different antimicrobial agents (concentrations in [mu]/ml ampicillin (32), cefuroxime (16), ceftazidime (16), nalidixic acid (32), trimethoprim (8), sulphamethoxazole (512), tetracycline (4) and ciprofloxacin (1).
8%) and significant resistance was also found against sulphamethoxazole + trimethoprim (co-trimoxazole) (67.
The antibiotics screened were, Impenem (Im 10 ug, Oxoid), Tetracycline (30 ug), Sulphamethoxazole trimetoprine(25 ug), Vancomycin (30 ug), Optichin 10 ug.
0 20 ([dagger]) * Pip-taz-Piperacillin-tazobactam, ([dagger]) Tmp-smx-Trimethoprim- sulphamethoxazole Table 3: Antimicrobial Susceptibility Rates of Doripenem and Other Antimicrobial Agents Against Gram Negative Bacilli Isolated from Intensive Care Units (ICU) Total E.
The antibiotics were as follows ([micro]g): Ampicillin (20), Penicillin G (10), Cephalothin (30), Amoxycillin (10), and Sulphamethoxazole (25).
They were also found to be 100% resistant to ciprofloxacin and ceftriaxone thus becoming multidrug resistant followed by tazobactam piperacillin (98%) and trimethoprim sulphamethoxazole (92%).
Disseminated paracoccidioidomycosis: correlation between clinical and in vitro resistance to ketoconazole and trimethoprim sulphamethoxazole.