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Table 3 Treatment drugs and duration

From: Outcomes of infants born to pregnant women with syphilis: a nationwide study in Korea

Initial treatment
N = 250
Treatment with one drug, n (%) 232 (93 %)
Aqueous crystalline penicillin G, n (%) 80 (32 %)
Benzathine penicillin G, n (%) 182 (73 %)
Duration of treatment 1 day, n (%) 66 (26 %)
2–9 days, n (%) 36 (14 %)
≥10 days, n (%) 148 (59 %)
Re-treatment
N = 4
Treatment with one drug, n (%) 2 (50 %)
Aqueous crystalline penicillin G, n (%) 2 (50 %)
Benzathine penicillin G, n (%) 4 (100 %)
Duration of treatment, median (range) 15.5 (3–26)