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Table 2 MIC ranges of most common PCR ribotypes isolated from humans and animals

From: Clostridium difficile genotypes other than ribotype 078 that are prevalent among human, animal and environmental isolates

PCR ribotype ERY (mg/L) MXF (mg/L) TET (mg/L) CLI (mg/L) TZP (mg/L)
002 (n = 11) 0.5-3 0.75-1.5 0.032-0.19 0.125-8 3-8
023 (n = 7) 0.5-1.5 0.19-1 0.047-0.094 0.023-3 4-8
029 (n = 4) 0.75-2 0.5-1 0.047-0.125 1.5-4 3-12
014/020 (n = 18) 0.38- > 256 0.38- > 256 0.025-0.19 1.5- > 256 1.5-16
010 (n = 6) 0.38- > 256 0.75- > 256 0.064-1.5 1- > 256 1.5-64
150 (n = 3) 1.5-2 0.75-1 4-8 3-8 4-8
  1. ERY - erythromycin; CLI - clindamycin; TET- tetracycline; TZP - piperacillin/tazobactam; MXF - moxifloxacin; Ribotype SLO 055 (n = 1) is not included in this table, but is included in Table 3