What are the therapeutic regimens for penicillin-sensitive streptococci septic arthritis of native joints?

Updated: Nov 07, 2018
  • Author: John L Brusch, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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See the list below:

  • Ampicillin 2 g IV q4h for ≥ 2wk or

  • Ceftriaxone 1 g IV q24h for ≥ 2wk or

  • Vancomycin 15 mg/kg q12h for ≥ 2wk


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