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Table 2 General antibiotic susceptibility pattern of V. cholerae (total no = 24)

From: Multidrug resistant Vibrio cholerae O1 from clinical and environmental samples in Kathmandu city

Antibiotics used (HiMedia) Clinical isolates (n = 22) Environmental isolates (n = 2)
No. of Resistant (%) No. of Sensitive (%) No. of Resistant (%) No. of Sensitive (%)
Ampicillin 22 (100) 0 2 (100) 0
Nalidixic acid 22 (100) 0 2 (100) 0
Ciprofloxacin 2 (9.1) 20 (90.9) 0 2 (100)
Cotrimoxazole 22 (100) 0 (81.8) 2 (100) 0
Cefotaxime 4 (18.2) 18 0 2 (100)
Chloramphenicol 2 (9.1) 20 (90.9) 1 (50) 1 (50)
Tetracycline 0 22 (100) 0 2 (100)
Erythromcycin 20 (90.9) 2 (9.1) 2 (100) 0