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Table 1 Antimicrobial usage in Ugandan children with HbSS

From: Nasopharyngeal carriage rate of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Ugandan children with sickle cell disease

Antimicrobial   None SXT Pen Amo/Clox Aug Amo/SXT Amp Chl Cep
S. pneumoniae carriers 27 9 7 5 1 1 2 1 1 -
Non carriers 54 19 12 4 4 3 4 5 2 1
TOTAL 81 28 19 9 5 4 6 6 3 1
  1. SXT, trimethoprime-sulfamethoxazole; Pen, penicillin; Amo, amoxicillin; Clox, cloxacillin; Aug, Augmentin; Amo, amoxicillin; Amp, ampicillin; Chl, chloramphenicol; Cep, cephalexin; -, Not detected