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Table 1 Number of tablets/doses required for 4 weeks of continuous treatment

From: Validation of reoperations due to infection in the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register

Antibiotic ATC-code Daily dose 4 weeks treatment
Amoxicillin J01CA04 750 mg 1×3 84
Amoxicillin and clavulanic acid J01CR02 875/125 mg 1×2 56
Azitromycin J01FA10 250 mg 1×1 28
Cefadroxil J01DB05 1 g 1×2 56
Cefalexin J01DB01 3 g 1×2 56
Ceftriaxon J01DD04 2 g 1×1 28
Ceftributen J01DD14 400 mg 1×1 28
Cefuroxim J01DC02 250 mg 1×2 56
Ciprofloxacin J01MA02 250 mg 1×2 56
   500 mg 1×2 56
   750 mg 1×2 56
Daptomycin J01XX09 400 mg 1×1 28
  J01DH03 1 g 1×2 28
Erytromycin J01FA01 250 mg 2×2 112
Fenoximetylpenicillin J01CE02 1 g 2×3 168
Flukloxacillin J01CF05 500 mg 2×3 168
   750 mg 2×3 168
Fusidic acid J01XC01 250 mg 2×3 168
Klaritromycin J01FA09 250 mg 1×2 56
Klindamycin J01FF01 300 mg 1×2 56
Levofloxacin J01MA12 500 mg 1×1 28
Linezolid J01XX08 600 mg 1×2 56
Lorakarbef J01DC08 200 mg 1×2 56
Metronidazole P01AB01 400 mg 1×3 84
Moxifloxacin J01MA14 400 mg 1×1 28
Norfloxacin J01MA06 400 mg 1×2 56
Rifampicin J04AB02 600 mg 1×1 28
Roxitromycin J01FA06 150 mg 1×2 56
Sulfametoxazol and trimetoprim J01EE01 160 mg/800 mg 1×2 56
Teikoplanin J01XA02 400 mg 1×1 28
Telitromycin J01FA15 400 mg 2×1 56
Vancomycin J01XA01 1 g 1×2 56
  1. (ATC-code = Anatomic Therapeutic Chemical classification-code).