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Table 4 Distribution of prescribed anti-infectives; by groups, subgroups and ATC codes; in a Teaching and a Non-teaching hospital in Ujjain district, India

From: Antibiotic prescribing in two private sector hospitals; one teaching and one non-teaching: A cross-sectional study in Ujjain, India

Antibiotics groups/subgroups with ATC codes Teaching hospital Non-teaching hospital
   n (%) n (%)
Total prescribing occasions   30311 (100) 35534 (100)
ANTIBACTERIALS FOR SYSTEMIC USE; J01   25867 (85.3) 35427 (99.7)
Tetracyclines; J01A Tetracyclines; J01AA 2235 (7.4) 94 (0.2)
Amphenicols; J01B Amphenicols; J01BA 40 (0.1) 0 (0.0)
β- lactam antibiotics, penicillin; J01C   3100 (10.2) 3268 (9.8)
  Penicillins with extended spectrum; J01CA 778 (2.6) 808 (2.3)
  Beta-lactamase sensitive penicillins; J01CE 3 (0.0) 18 (0.0)
  Beta-lactamase inhibitors; J01CG 5 (0.0) 2 (0.0)
  Combination of penicillin including beta lactamase antibiotics; J01CR 2314 (7.6) 2440 (7.4)
Other beta lactam; J01D   4333 (14.3) 11929 (33.3)
  1st generation Cephalosporins; J01DB 645 (2.1) 135 (0.4)
  2nd generation Cephalosporins; J01DC 2 (0.0) 516 (1.4)
  3rd generation Cephalosporins; J01DD 3686 (12.2) 11174 (31.3)
  Fourth-generation Cephalosporins; J01DE 0 (0.0) 51 (0.1)
  Carbapenems J01DH 0 (0.0) 53 (0.1)
Sulfonamide with Trimethoprim; J01E Combination of Sulfonamide with Trimethoprim; J01EE 928 (3.1) 6 (0.01)
Macrolides, lincosamides; J01F   842 (2.8) 150 (0.6)
  Macrolides; J01FA 58 (0.2) 78 (0.3)
  Lincosamides; J01FF 784 (2.6) 72 (0.3)
Aminoglycoside; J01G   4068 (13.4) 3484 (10.2)
  Streptomycin; J01GA 212 (0.7) 4 (0.0)
  Other Aminogylcosides; J01GB 3856 (12.7) 3480 (10.2)
Quinolones; J01M Fluoroquinolones; J01MA 6887 (22.7) 4156 (11.7)
Combination of antibiotics; *J01R Combination of Antibiotics; *J01RA 1194 (3.9) 9084 (25.1)
Other antibiotics; J01X   2240 (7.4) 3256 (8.8)
  Glycopeptide antibacterials; J01XA 6 (0.0) 16 (0.0)
  Imidazole derivatives; J01XD 2216 (7.3) 3173 (8.6)
  Nitrofurantoin; J01XE 18 (0.1) 5 (0.0)
  Other antibacterials; J01XX 0 (0.0) 62 (0.2)
DRUGS FOR TREATMENT OF TUBERCULOSIS; J04   2257 (7.5) 7 (0.02)
Drugs for treatment of Tuberculosis; J04A    
  Antibiotics; J04AB 574 (1.9) 7 (0.02)
  Hydrazides; J04AC 570 (1.9) 0 (0.0)
  Other drugs for treatment of tuberculosis; J04AK 1113 (3.7) 0 (0.0)
AGENTS AGAINST AMOEBIASIS & OTHER PROTOZOAL DISEASES P01;   2187 (7.2) 100 (0.3)
Agents against amoebiasis & protozoal diseases; P01A    
  Nitroimidazole derivatives; P01AB 2187 (7.2) 95 (0.3)
  Other agents against amoebiasis & other protozoal diseases; P01AX 0 (0.0) 5 (0.01)
  1. n (%): Absolute number of prescribing occasions (percentage of total prescribing occasions).