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Table 1 Percent of prescriptions with various classes of antibiotics in the facilities surveyed in Delhi, India (December 2007-November 2008)

From: Trends in antibiotic use among outpatients in New Delhi, India

Antibiotics Public sector Private retail pharmacies Private clinics
Cephalosporins
(J01DA)
5.7% 14.4% 11.6%
Flouroquinolones
(J01MA)
9.0% 11.1% 13.7%
Penicillins
(J01C)
10.2% 8.8% 8.7%
Macrolides
(J01FA)
6.6% 4.0% 3.8%
Tetracyclines
(J01A)
3.4% 0.6% 2.2%
Co-trimoxazole
(J01EE01)
4.4% 0.3% 2.6%
Aminoglycosides
(J01G)
- 0.3% 0.8%
Total 39.3% 39.5% 43.4%