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Table 3 MIC using the E-Test of 10 antimicrobial agents for 198 NTS isolates from blood cultures (BC) and 162 NTS isolates from stools (ST) at two Hospitals in Nairobi, Kenya (2002–2004).

From: Characterisation of community acquired non-typhoidal Salmonella from bacteraemia and diarrhoeal infections in children admitted to hospital in Nairobi, Kenya

Antimicrobial Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (μg/ml)
Agent Range   MIC90 % Resistant
  BC ST BC ST BC ST
Ampicillin 0.25->256 0.25->256 64 64 54 49
Co-amoxiclav 0.75->256 0.38–32 16 16 8 13
Cefuroxime 2->256 2->256 32 32 30 28
Ceftriaxone 0.094–16 0.023–6 2 0.12 0 0
Gentamicin 0.06->256 0.125->256 8 6 16 9
Co-trimoxazole 0.064->32 0.032->32 32 32 46 48
Chloramphenicol 0.19->256 0.19->256 32 32 26 22
Tetracycline 0.064->256 0.75->256 128 32 51 39
Nalidixic acid 1.5->256 1.5->256 3 8 12 6
Ciprofloxacin 0.064–4 0.008–0.125 0.125 0.032 0 0