Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Antibiotic resistance of CoNS isolates from faecal samples

From: Diversity of antibiotic resistance genes and staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec elements in faecal isolates of coagulase-negative staphylococci from Nigeria

    Antimicrobial Number (%) of resistant isolates
MRCoNS (n = 15) MSCoNS (n = 38) Total (n = 53)
Penicillin V (PEN) 15 (100) 38 (100) 53 (100)
Oxacillin (OXA) 15 (100) 0 (0) 15 (28.3)
Gentamicin (GEN) 1 (6.7) 2 (5.3) 3 (5.7)
Erythromycin (ERY) 1 (6.7) 4 (10.5) 5 (9.4)
Tetracycline (TET) 1 (6.7) 6 (15.8) 7 (13.2)
Co-trimoxazole (COT) 14 (93.3) 5 (13.2) 19 (35.8)
Chloramphenicol (CL) 2 (13.3) 2 (5.3) 4 (7.5)
Amoxicillin-clavulanate (AMC) 15 (100) 16 (42.1) 31 (58.5)
Ciprofloxacin (CIP) 1 (6.7) 0 (0) 1 (1.9)
Pefloxacin (PEF) (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)