What are empiric therapy regimens for Gram-positive cocci in chains caused septic arthritis of native joints?

Updated: Oct 02, 2020
  • Author: John L Brusch, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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See the list below:

  • Ampicillin 2 g IV q4h or

  • Ceftriaxone 1 g IV q24h or

  • Vancomycin 15 mg/kg IV q12h (if patient is allergic to penicillin)

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