UK Guidelines Quiz – Leg Ulcers & Antibiotics

Dr Rob Hicks


August 13, 2019

For adults aged 18 and over the NICE guidelines recommend flucloxacillin as the first choice oral antibiotic. Where there is penicillin allergy or where flucloxacillin is not suitable the guidelines recommend erythromycin, clarithromycin, or doxycycline, as alternative first choice oral antibiotics.


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