Activity of faropenem against middle ear fluid pathogens from children with acute otitis media in Costa Rica and Israel Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • ABSTRACT Faropenem was tested against 1,188 middle ear fluid pathogens from children in Israel and Costa Rica. Against Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae, faropenem was the most active β-lactam, with activity that was similar to or greater than of the other oral antimicrobial classes studied. Faropenem was also active against Moraxella catarrhalis and Streptococcus pyogenes.

publication date

  • January 1, 2007