TABLE 3.

MIC results showing the combined effect of Tween concentration and inoculum size after 48 h of incubation

Species (no. of isolates)Tween concn (%)Inoculum (CFU/ml)MIC (μg/ml)
Amphotericin BIntraconazoleVoriconazoleTerbinafine
RangeGMaRangeGMRangeGMRangeGM
A. fumigatus (7)0.11040.25-10.490.06->8.01.360.12-1.00.521.0->16.03.03
51050.5-4.01.184.0->8.08.830.25-4.01.2416.0->16.027.13
A. terreus (7)0.11040.5-2.01.160.06-0.500.110.25-1.00.670.12-0.500.30
51052.0-8.04.272.0-8.04.722.0-8.03.874.04.0
A. flavus (7)0.11040.50->16.01.200.06-0.500.170.25-2.00.690.03-0.250.09
51050.50->16.02.692.0-8.04.061.0-2.01.660.50-4.01.22
A. niger (7)0.11040.06-2.00.420.03->8.00.800.12-2.00.510.03-1.00.18
51050.50-2.00.821.0->8.06.250.12-2.00.651.0-4.01.97
Total (28)0.11040.06->16.00.730.03->8.00.390.12-2.00.590.03->16.00.36
51050.50->16.01.831.0->8.05.710.12-8.01.510.50->16.04.50
  • a GM, geometric mean.