Antibiotics: Dosage, Indications and Tissue Penetration

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Antibiotics: Dosage, Indications and Tissue Penetration

Beta-Lactams and Beta-Lactam Plus Beta Lactamse Inhibitors

Amoxicillin

Ampicillin

Ampicillin Sulbactam

Amoxicillin Clavulanic Acid

Cefpodoxime

Cefixime

Cefuroxime

Ceftriaxone

Quinolones

Ciprofloxacin

Norfloxacin

Levofloxacin

Moxifloxacin

Gemifloxacin

Macrolides

Erythromycin

Azithromycin

Clarithromycin

Tissue Penetration Cephalosporins

Cefpodoxime

The Tissue Penetration of Cefpodoxime was approximately 2-fold higher than that of cefixime (tissue AUC 15.4 mg.h/L for cefpodoxime vs. 7.3 mg.h/L for cefixime)

Cefixime

Cefuroxime

Penicillin

Piperacillin

Amoxicillin

Quinolones

Gemifloxacin

Levofloxacin

Moxifloxacin

Macrolides

Azithromycin

Clarithromycin

Roxithromycin