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Table 2 Recommended parenteral regimens [30]

From: Fitz-Hugh–Curtis syndrome

Parenteral regimens
Recommended parenteral regimen A
  Cefotetan 2 g IV every 12 h
  Or
  Cefoxitin 2 g IV every 6 h
  Plus
  Doxycycline 100 mg orally or IV every 12 h
Recommended parenteral regimen B
  Clindamycin 900 mg IV every 8 h
  Plus
  Gentamicin loading dose IV or IM (2 mg/kg of body weight), followed by a maintenance dose (1.5 mg/kg) every 8 h. Single daily dosing may be substituted.
Alternative parenteral regimens
  Ampicillin/sulbactam 3 g IV every 6 h
  Plus
  Doxycycline 100 mg orally or IV every 12 h