Clinical Studies On Sultamicillin Fine Granule in the Field of Pediatrics

Yoshitake Sato, Kazuo Ishikawa, Satoshi Iwata, Hironobu Akita, Keisuke Sunakawa

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Abstract

Clinical studies were carried out on sultamicillin (SBTPC) fine granule in the field of pediatrics. The results obtained are summarized below. 1. Thirty children with bacterial infections were treated with SBTPC fine granule. The clinical results were excellent in 24 and good in 5, with an efficacy rate of 96.7%. 2. Bacteriological screening identified 26 pathogenic organisms of which 14 were Gram-positive cocci and 12 Gram-negative rods. Eradication rates were 91.7% in Gram-positive cocci and 66.7% in Gram-negative rods. 3. As side effects, diarrhea was observed in 12.9%, loose stool in 16.1% and eosinophilia in 3.2% of the patients. From the above results, it appeared that SBTPC fine granule was a useful drug for treating bacterial infections in the field of pediatrics.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1863-1873
Number of pages11
Journalthe japanese journal of antibiotics
Volume41
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1988 Jan 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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