Which empiric antibiotic therapy is indicated in previously healthy patients with bacterial pneumonia and no exposure to antibiotics within the previous 90 days?

Updated: Sep 30, 2020
  • Author: Justina Gamache, MD; Chief Editor: Guy W Soo Hoo, MD, MPH  more...
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Answer

In previously healthy patients with no exposure to antibiotics within the previous 90 days, use a macrolide or doxycycline (weak recommendation).


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