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Ciprofloxacin in neonatal Enterobacter cloacae septicaemia.
  1. M J Bannon,
  2. P R Stutchfield,
  3. A M Weindling,
  4. V Damjanovic
  1. Department of Child Health, Liverpool Maternity Hospital.


    Multiresistant Enterobacter cloacae infection in six premature infants was eradicated with intravenous ciprofloxacin (10 mg/kg/day). Bacterial resistance did not develop. Adequate plasma ciprofloxacin concentrations were achieved in all treated patients. No clinical evidence of side effects was observed.

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