Gastrointestinal & Intra-Abdominal Infections
Secondary Peritonitis/Abdo Abscess/GI Perforation

Secondary Peritonitis/Abdo Abscess/GI Perforation

Likely Causative Organisms

Enterobacteriaceae

Klebsiella sp.

Bacteroides

In colonic perforation

Anaerobes

For Additional Coverage, ADD

AND/OR

Consider in very sick patients

OR

Consider in very sick patients

Duration of Therapy

Empiric/Alternative Treatment: 4-7 days

Additional Coverage: 7-10 days