AT THE ANNUAL INTERSCIENCE CONFERENCE ON ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY SAN FRANCISCO--Intravenous ampicillin is an effective first-line treatment for urinary tract infections caused by vancomycin-resistant enterococci, according to a review from Shands Hospital at the University of Florida in Gainesville.
What does Ap stand for?
Ap stands for Ampicillin
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1) The results of a direct beta-lactamase test can provide a rapid means of detecting ampicillin and amoxicillin resistance (beta-lactamase positive = resistant; beta-lactamase negative = susceptible).
aureus samples showed multidrug resistance, meaning the sample withstood both cefaclor and either penicillin or ampicillin.
By challenging these bacterial cultures with some common antibiotics, such as ampicillin and ciprofloxacin, Walia's team found that about 95 percent of the colonies they tested were resistant to two or more antibiotics.
coli (such as diarrhea or urinary tract infections) should not be treated with clindamycin and ampicillin.