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Table 2 Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of Salmonella enterica on disk diffusion test

From: Susceptibility pattern of Salmonella enterica against commonly prescribed antibiotics, to febrile-pediatric cases, in low-income countries

Antibiotics Group Antibiotic used Antibiotic susceptibility
Susceptible Intermediate Resistant
n % n % n %
penicillin amoxycillin 90 100 0 0 0 0
phenicols chloramphenicol 90 100 0 0 0 0
synthetic cotrimoxazole 90 100 0 0 0 0
cephalosporins cephotaxime 90 100 0 0 0 0
ceftriaxone 89 98.9 1 1.1 0 0
cefixime 89 98.9 1 1.1 0 0
macrolides azithromycin 88 97.8 2 2.2 0 0
fluoroquinolones ofloxacin 70 77.7 7 7.8 13 14.4
ciprofloxacin 65 72.2 13 14.4 12 13.3
nalidixic-acid 6 6.7 0 0 84 93.3