Skip to main content

Table 1 N. gonorrhoeae MIC breakpoints for susceptibility and resistance according to the European Committee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (EUCAST)

From: Incidence and antimicrobial susceptibility of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from patients attending the national Neisseria gonorrhoeaereference laboratory of Hungary

  Sensitive (mg/L) Resistant (mg/L)
penicillin ≤ 0,06 > 1
cefixime ≤ 0,12 > 0,12
ceftriaxone ≤ 0,12 > 0,12
ciprofloxacin ≤ 0,03 > 0,06
azithromycin ≤ 0,25 > 0,5
tetracycline ≤ 0,5 > 1
spectinomycin ≤ 64 > 64
  1. Source: [http://www.who.int/drugresistance/Antimicrobial_resistance_in_Neisseria_gonorrhoeae.pdf].