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Table 2 Antibiotic susceptibility patterns of isolated bacteria

From: Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus causing osteomyelitis in a tertiary hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania

Antibiotic agentsPotencyGram positive bacteriaGram negative bacteria
SensitiveResistantSensitiveResistant
Ampicillin10 μgNANA0%100%
Trimethoprim-sulphamethaxazole1.25/23.75 μgNTNT58.3%41.7%
Tetracycline30 μg100%0%58.3%41.7%
Gentamicin10 μg100%0%76.5%23.5%
Ciprofloxacin30 μg100%0%100%0%
Clindamycin10 μg98.6%1.4%NANA
Cefoxitin (S. aureus only)30 μg71.4%28.6%NANA
Vancomycin30 μg100%0%NANA
Ceftriaxone30 μgNANA33.3%66.7%
Ceftazidime30 μgNANA35.3%64.7%
Piperacillin-tazobactam100/10 μgNANA64.7%35.3%
Amoxicillin-clavulanic acid20/10 μgNANA0%100%
Meropenem10 μgNANA100%0%
  1. NT not tested, NA not applicable