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Table 1 Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of Shigella

From: Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of Shigella spp. isolated from children under 5 years of age attending tertiary care hospitals, Nepal along with first finding of ESBL-production

Antibiotics Shigella flexneri (n = 12) Shigella sonnei (n = 3)
Sensitive Resistant Sensitive Resistant
Amoxycillin 2 10 3 0
Nalidixic acid 3 9 0 3
Cotrimoxazole 5 7 0 3
Ciprofloxacin 5 7 0 3
Tetracycline 4 8 2 1
Azithromycin 8 4 3 0
Cefixime 11 1 3 0
Ceftazidime 11 1 3 0
Ceftriaxone 11 1 3 0
Ampicillin sulbactam 4 8 3 0