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Table 3 Resistance rate of gram positive isolates to commonly used antibiotics in Gondar, 2012

From: Isolation and characterization of multiple drug resistance bacterial pathogens from waste water in hospital and non-hospital environments, Northwest Ethiopia

Bacterial isolates Antibiotic resistance N (%)
Met Van DA GN SXT ERY TTC CAF CIP NA S AMP CRO KF CTX
Enterococci + CoNS (n = 8) 2 (25) - 2 (25) - 2 (25) 3 (38) 2 (25) 2 (25) 1(13) 4 (50) 1(13) 5 (63) - - -
S. aureus (n = 10) 1 (10) - 2 (20) 1 (10) - 2 (20) 1 (10) 2 (20) 1 (10) 6 (60) 1 (10) 10 (100) 1 (10) 1 (10) 2 (20)
Total (n = 18) 3 (17) - 4 (22) 1 (6) 2 (11) 5 (28) 3 (17) 4 (22) 2 (11) 10 (56) 2 (11) 15 (83) 1 (6) 1 (6) 2 (11)
  1. MET = Methicillin; VAN = Vancomycin; DA = Clindamycin; GN = Gentamycin; SXT = Cotrimoxazole; ERY = Erytromycin; TTC = Tetracycline; CAF = Chloramphinicol;
  2. CIP = Ciprofloxacin, NA = Naldixic acid; S = Streptomycin; AMP = Ampicillin CRO = Ceftriaxone; KF = Cephalothin; CTX = Cefotaxime.