Activities of various drugs against enterococci in this studya

Organism (no. of strains) and drugMIC (mg/liter)bRate of resistance (I+R)
E. faecalis (97)
E. faecium (60)
E. durans (12)
  • a Activities of a β-lactam (ampicillin), a carbapenem (imipenem), a glycopeptide (vancomycin), an aminoglycoside (gentamicin), and a new methoxyquinolone (moxifloxacin) against E. faecalis, E. faecium, and E. durans group strains.

  • b 50% and 90%, MICs at which 50 and 90% of isolates are inhibited, respectively.