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What is the best/safest way to treat enterococcus: chloramphenicol or vancomycin?
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Neither
When enterococcal infections require treatment, the best treatment is Ampicillin although in endocarditis the treatment is more complex.
Chloramphenicol is almost never used anymore because of the small but potentially fatal risk of reversible aplastic anemia.

In brief: Neither
When enterococcal infections require treatment, the best treatment is Ampicillin although in endocarditis the treatment is more complex.
Chloramphenicol is almost never used anymore because of the small but potentially fatal risk of reversible aplastic anemia.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
In brief: Enterococcus
In brief: Enterococcus
Vancomycin.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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