Table 2

Antibiotic susceptibility of uropathogens

E coliKlebsiellaTotal†
199119991991199919911999
*p<0.001 for difference between the two periods.
E coli, Klebsiella, and other pathogens.
ND, not done.
Percentage of UTI 86%82% 6%13%
Ampicillin 37%32% 1% 7% 35%30%
Cephalexin 90%64%* 50%71%* 82%63%*
Co-trimoxazole 59%67% 67%78% 60%69%
Amoxicillin-clavulanate ND78% ND78% ND76%
Nitrofurantoin 100%98% 89%73% 93%92%
Cefuroxime ND99% ND78% ND95%
Nalidixic acid 98%99% 100%93% 97%97%