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Table 3 Frequency of each antimicrobial prescribed

From: An audit of antimicrobial prescribing by dental practitioners in the north east of England and Cumbria

Antibiotic Frequency Percent
Amoxicillin 1159 61.2
Metronidazole 566 29.9
Erythromycin 53 2.8
Amoxicillin and Metronidazole 33 1.7
Cefalexin 8 0.4
Clarithromycin 7 0.4
Clindamycin 5 0.3
Co-amoxiclav 5 0.3
Other (specify) 4 0.2
Phenoxymethylpenicillin 3 0.2
Ampicillin 2 0.1
Cefradine 2 0.1
Doxycycline 2 0.1
Azithromycin 1 0.1
Clindamycin and Metronidazole 1 0.1
Co-amoxiclav and Metronidazole 1 0.1
No information provided 41 2.2
Total 1893 100