Is Bactrim a “heavy duty” or “light duty” antibiotic? Skinny.
I know its not Cipro. Where is Bactrim on the pecking order of antibiotics. Bactrim is an effective med to treat MRSA most of the time, but. Data to guide therapy and high risk or suspicion of CA-MRSA or failure to improve on clindamycin, change clindamycin to alternate active agent such as bactrim or. Ciprofloxacin 500 mg PO BID / 400 mg IV q12h PLUS EITHER Clindamycin. Ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin can be used; both compounds have a very. Both treatments were bacteriologically effective against various pathogens including E. coli. Since VRE and MRSA are a growing problem both in community- and.
MRSA skin and soft tissue infections This Changed My Practice
Apr 16, 2010. Unfortunately, the antibiotics effective against ca-MRSA septra, doxycycline, clindamycin are not reliable for treatment of Group A. Dr. Blomquist said, “The good news is that, unlike nosocomial HA- MRSA, which is multidrug resistant, CA-MRSA is still susceptible to several older antibiotics.