In vitro susceptibility of multiple drug resistant Salmonella typhimurium to newer fluroquinolone derivatives.

M. Shetty, P. G. Shivananda

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Abstract

A total of 105 strains of Salmonella typhimurium resistant to Ampicillin, Co-trimoxazole and Nalidixic acid were included in the present study. Among the new line of Fluroquinolones resistance to Ciprofloxacin (3.8%), Norflox (16.19%) and Ofloxacin (24.76%) was very low as compared to older antibiotics. All the 3 fluoroquinolones had MIC values less than 1 mcg/ml.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)365-368
Number of pages4
JournalIndian journal of pathology & microbiology
Volume38
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 01-10-1995

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Microbiology (medical)

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