Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
General Susceptibility

General Susceptibility

Susceptible to:

  • Vancomycin
  • Daptomycin
  • Linezolid

Variably susceptible to:

  • TMP-SMX
  • Tetracyclines
  • Clindamycin

Rates of MRSA resistance to clindamycin are high; clindamycin should NOT be used as empiric therapy for Staphylococcus aureus infections.