What are the therapeutic regimens for neisseria gonorrhoeae septic arthritis of native joints?

Updated: Apr 18, 2019
  • Author: John L Brusch, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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See the list below:

  • Ceftriaxone 1 g IV or IM q24h for 2wk or

  • Cefixime 400 mg PO BID for 2wk or

  • Cefpodoxime 400 mg PO BID for 2wk or

  • Ciprofloxacin 400 mg IV or 500 mg PO q12h for 2wk (if organism is susceptible)


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