Amikacin
General Spectrum of Activity

General Spectrum of Activity

Gram positive bacteria

  •  No coverage when used in monotherapy

Gram negative bacteria

  •  Susceptible Enterobacteriaceae including ESBL producing organisms
  •  Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  •  Moraxella catarrhalis
  •  Haemophilus influenzae

Anaerobic bacteria

  •  No coverage

Other

  •  Synergistic activity against Staphylococcus spp. and Enterococcus spp., some Mycobacteria spp.

Does not cover

  •  Anaerobic bacteria
  •  Atypical pathogens