TABLE 3.

MIC ranges of various antimicrobials against M. pneumoniaea

DrugMIC (μg/ml)
Tetracycline0.63-0.25
Doxycycline0.016-2
Erythromycin≤0.001-0.016
Roxithromycin≤0.01
Dirithromycin0.12-0.5
Clarithromycin≤0.001-0.125
Azithromycin≤0.001-0.125
Josamycin≤0.01-0.125
Telithromycin0.008-0.06
Cethromycin≤0.001-0.016
Clindamycin≤0.008-2
Lincomycin4-8
Pristinamycin0.02-0.05
Chloramphenicol2
Gentamicin4
Ciprofloxacin0.5-4
Ofloxacin0.05-2
Levofloxacin0.063-2
Sparfloxacin≤0.008-0.5
Grepafloxacin0.06-0.25
Trovafloxacin≤0.008-0.5
Gatifloxacin≤0.016-0.25
Moxifloxacin0.06-0.25
Gemifloxacin≤0.008-0.125
Garenoxacin0.008-0.125
Gentamicin4
Quinupristin-dalfopristin0.008-0.06
Linezolid>64
Evernimicin2.0-4.0
  • a Data were compiled from multiple published studies in which different methodologies, and often different antimicrobial concentrations, were used.