Common Meds / Common Doses: Antibiotics

  • Augmentin: 500/125mg PO q12hrs
  • Aztreonam: 1-2g IV q8hrs
  • Bactrim: 1 DS tab (160/800mg) PO q12hrs
  • Cipro: 400mg IV q12hrs
  •           500mg PO q12hrs
  • Levofloxacin: 500mg IV/PO q24hrs
  • Cefazolin: 1-2g IV q8hrs
  • Cefoxitin: 1-2g IV q8hrs
  • Clindamycin: 900mg IV q8hrs
  • Ertapenem: 1g IV q24hrs
  • Gentamicin: 1.5mg/kg IV q8hrs
  • Metronidazole: 500mg IV/PO q8hrs
  • Unasyn: 1.5-3g IV q6hrs
  • Vancomycin: 1g IV q12hrs
  • Zosyn: 4.5mg IV q8hrs