Staphylococcus lugdunensis
Staphylococcus lugdunensis

Staphylococcus lugdunensis

Gram Positive Organisms

% of Isolates Susceptible

100% n = 58

Cloxacillin susceptible Staphylococci are also susceptible to cefazolin

100% n = 59
100% n = 60
100% n = 40

Cystitis only

Nitrofurantoin susceptibility is provided for URINARY isolates only.

Even if urinary isolate is susceptible to nitrofurantoin this drug should NOT be used if patient has positive blood cultures for the same organism.

100% n = 60
88% n = 56

Not for use in sterile site infections