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Table 5 Prescriptions adapted to renal function

From: The appropriateness of antimicrobial use in the outpatient clinics of three hospitals in the Netherlands

 Hospital 
AMCOLVG WSLZTotal
Nr. of prescriptions to be adjusted to renal function634134138
Nr. adjusted12113
Nr. not adjusted514034125
Antimicrobial agents not adjusted (% of totala)
 Amoxicillin-clavulanic acid (n = 102)22222064 (62.7)
 Cotrimoxazole (n = 50)4105 (10)
 Macrolides (n = 85)3418 (9.4)
 Fluoroquinolones (n = 85)129526 (30.6)
 Nitrofurantoin (n = 30)42410 (33.3)
 Triazoles (n = 85)1113 (8.6)
 Nucleosides/nucleotides (n = 54)5128 (9.3)
 Other (n = 65)11 (1.5)
  1. an = total number of prescriptions for that agent, regardless of renal function