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Sulfonamides (Epocrates, 2019).ErysipelasGroup A Streptococcus,S. aureusDicloxacillin 500mg orally every 6 hours Penicillin(Micromedex, 2019).Amoxicillin Sodium/Clavulanate Potassium 875/125 mg orally twice daily OR 500/125 mg orally three times daily Penicillin (Micromedex, 2019).Azithromycin 500 mg orally for initial dose and then 250 mg orally daily for 4 days OR 500 mg orally daily for three days Macrolide(Micromedex, 2019).ImpetigoGroup A Streptococcus,impetigoFor uncomplicated Tx: mupirocin topical 2% apply to affected skin and nares three times daily. Carboxylic acidFor more complicated Tx: dicloxacillin: children 25-50 mg/kg/day orally given in divided doses every 6 hours and adults 250mg orally every 6 hours Penicillin (Epocrates, 2019).For uncomplicated Tx: retapamulin topical 1% apply to affected skin twice daily for 5 days.PleuromutilinFor more complicated Tx: erythromycin base: children 40 mg/kg/day orally given in divided doses every 6 hours and adults 250-500mg orally every 6 hours Macrolide (Epocrates, 2019).For uncomplicated Tx: Ozenoxacin topical 1% apply to affected skin twice daily for 5 days.QuinoloneFor complicated Tx: cephalexin: children 25-50 mg/kg/day orally given in divided doses every 6 hours and adults 250-500mg orally every 6 hours Cephalosporins (Epocrates, 2019).Infected S. aureus, Cephalexin 500mg orally every six hours forSulfamethoxazole/Clindamycin 150-300mgorally every six hours
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postoperative woundGroup A streptococci, Enterobacteriaceae7-14 days Cephalosporins Class(Micromedex, 2019).Trimethoprim 800/160 mg orally every sixhours for 7-14 days Sulfanomides Class(Micromedex, 2019).for 10 days Lincosamide Class(Micromedex, 2019)Lyme diseaseBorrelia burgdorferiDoxycycline: children 2mg/kg orally twice daily and adults 100mg orally twice daily Tetracycline Class(Epocrates, 2019).Amoxicillin: children 20-50 mg/kg/day orally given in 3 divided dosesand adults 500mg orally three times daily Penicillin Class(Epocrates, 2019).Erythromycin base: children 30-50 mg/kg/day orally given in 4 divided doses and adults 500 mg orally 4 times daily Macrolide Class(Epocrates, 2019).ReferencesEdmunds, M. W., & Mayhew, M. S. (2014). Pharmacology for the primary care provider, 4th ed. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier Mosby.Epocrates. (2019). Retrieved from IBM Micromedex DRUGDEX. (2019). (electronic version). IBM Watson Health, Greenwood Village, Colorado, USA. Available at https://
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