Table 1

Antibiotic susceptibility of the 144 pneumococcal isolates

MIC (mg/l)% R% I% S
AntibioticMIC50MIC90Range
Penicillin0.0310.004–41.437.661.0
Cefotaxime0.0160.50.004–206.393.7
Imipenem0.0160.250.004–200100
Erythromycin0.195120.6–>51238.52.159.4
Clindamycin0.252560.03–>51231.8068.2
Telithromycin0.0150.060.004–0.500100
Levofloxacin0.7510.38–81.4098.6
Moxifloxacin0.250.50.03–13.5096.5
Vancomycin0.510.125–100100
Penicillin0.0310.004–41.437.661.0
Cefotaxime0.0160.50.004–206.393.7
Imipenem0.0160.250.004–200100
Erythromycin0.195120.6–>51238.52.159.4
Clindamycin0.252560.03–>51231.8068.2
Telithromycin0.0150.060.004–0.500100
Levofloxacin0.7510.38–81.4098.6
Moxifloxacin0.250.50.03–13.5096.5
Vancomycin0.510.125–100100
Penicillin0.0310.004–41.437.661.0
Cefotaxime0.0160.50.004–206.393.7
Imipenem0.0160.250.004–200100
Erythromycin0.195120.6–>51238.52.159.4
Clindamycin0.252560.03–>51231.8068.2
Telithromycin0.0150.060.004–0.500100
Levofloxacin0.7510.38–81.4098.6
Moxifloxacin0.250.50.03–13.5096.5
Vancomycin0.510.125–100100
  • R, resistant; I, intermediate; S, susceptible.