Antibiotic Spectra

Levofloxacin

  • Activity
    • Pneumococci
    • H Flu
    • Pseudomonas
    • Atypicals: Moraxella/ Chlamydia Pneumoniae/ Legionella/ Mycoplasma Pneumoniae
  • Side Effects: Q-T prolongation

Azithromycin

  • Activity
    • Pneumococci
    • Atypicals: Moraxella/ Chlamydia Pneumoniae/ Legionella/ Mycoplasma Pneumoniae
  • Side Effects:

Third Generation Cephalosporins (Ceftriaxone)

  • Activity
    • Pneumococci
  • Side Effects:

Tigecycline

  • Penetration:

Daptomycin

  • Penetration: poor in lung (inactivated by surfactant)

References

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