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Table 1 Antimicrobial susceptibility of the oral Enterococci

From: Antibiotic resistance and adhesion properties of oral Enterococci associated to dental caries

Antibiotics No. (%)a of resistant strains
  E. faecalis(n = 17) E. faecium(n = 4) Total (n = 21)
PENICILLINS P 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
  Amx 6 (35) 0(0) 6 (29)
  AM 6 (35) 1 (25) 7 (33)
  AMC 4 (25) 1 (25) 5 (24)
  TIC 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
CEPHALOSPORINS CF 0(0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
  CFS 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
  CAZ 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
AMINOGLYCOSIDS AN 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
  GM 4 (25) 1 (25) 5 (24)
  K 5 (29) 0 (0) 5 (24)
  TM 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
  S 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
MACROLIDS E 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
LINCOSAMIDS L 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
POLYPEPTIDS B 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
  CS 16 (94) 4 (100) 20 (95)
SULFAMIDS-TRIMETHOPRIME SXT 12 (71) 3 (75) 15 (71)
GLYCOPEPTIDS VA 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
QUINOLONES NA 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
FLUOROQUINOLONES CIP 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
  OFX 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
DIVERS NI 17 (100) 4 (100) 21 (100)
  1. P:PenicillinG, Amx: Amoxicillin, AM: Ampicillin, AMC: Amoxicillin/Clavulanic acid, TIC: Ticarcillin, CF: Cefalotin, CFS:Cefsulodin, CAZ: Ceftazidime, AN: Amikacin, GM: Gentamicin, K: Kanamycin, TM: Tobramycin, S: streptomycin, E: erythromycin, L: Lincomycin, B: Bacitracin, CS: Colistin, SXT: Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole, VA: Vancomycin, NA: Nalidixic acid, CIP: Ciprofloxacin, OFX: Ofloxacin, NI: Nitroxolin.