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Table 3 Overall percentage of susceptibility, intermediate and resistance of antibiotics, n = 132

From: The burden of typhoid fever in Klang Valley, Malaysia, 2011–2015

Testing Susceptibility Intermediate Resistant
n % n % n %
Ampicillin 111 88.1 1 0.8 14 11.1
Chloramphenicol 95 90.5 0 0.0 10 9.5
Ciprofloxacin 94 75.8 22 17.7 8 6.5
Ceftriaxone 122 98.4 0 0.0 2 1.6
Nalidixic acid 14 56 2 8.0 9 36
Co-Trimoxazole 101 90.2 0 0.0 11 9.8
Tetracycline 34 91.9 0 0.0 3 8.1