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Table 4 Susceptibilities of S. pneumoniae isolates to antimicrobial agents. I = intermediate, R = resistant

From: Invasive pneumococcal infections in Vellore, India: clinical characteristics and distribution of serotypes

  I R
Penicillin (n = 243) 7 (2.9%) 4 (1.6%)
Erythromycin (n = 243) 6 (2.5%) 27 (11.1%)
Chloramphenicol (n = 243) 0 (0%) 4 (1.6%)
Cotrimoxazole (n = 243) 32 (13.1%) 181 (74.2%)
Cefotaxime (n = 243) 0 (0%) 1 (0.4%)
Oxacillin (n = 193) 3 (1.2%) 8 (3.3%)
Levofloxacin (n = 182) 3 (1.2%) 0 (0%)
Linezolid (n = 203) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Vancomycin (n = 205) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Multidrug resistant (n = 242)   13 (5.3%)