Paediatric Acute care Guidelines PMH Emergency Department

Antibiotic Dose Calculator

  • This can be found here or under the “calculators” tab at the top of the page, and contains commonly prescribed antibiotics.

Empiric Antimicrobial Guidelines 

Antifungal prophylaxis

Acute Respiratory Tract Infection 
Chronic Respiratory Tract Infection and Bronchiectasis
Ear Nose Throat Infection   (including dental infections)
Enteral Infections
Eye Infections
Febrile Neutropaenia
Intra-abdominal Sepsis
Medical Prophylaxis  
Meningitis and Meningoencephalitis
Presumed Bacteraemia, Sepsis, Endocarditis 
Skin, Soft Tissue, Orthopaedic Infection 
Surgical Prophylaxis: Gastrointestinal/Abdominal
Surgical Prophylaxis: Genitourinary
Surgical Prophylaxis: Head and Neck  
Surgical Prophylaxis: Orthopaedics, Plastics and Burns
Surgical Prophylaxis: Vascular, Cardiothoracic and Neurosurgery
Urinary Tract Infections 

Antimicrobial Monographs

Aciclovir
Albendazole
Amikacin
Amoxycillin  
Amoxycillin/Clavulanic Acid
Amphotericin Liposomal – IV
Artemether/Lumefantrine
Artesunate
Atovaquone/Proguanil
Azithromycin
Aztreonam
Benzathine Penicillin
Benzylpenicillin
Cefepime
Cefotaxime
Ceftazidime
Ceftriaxone
Cefuroxime
Cefalexin
Cephazolin
Ciprofloxacin
Clarithromycin
Clindamycin
Daptomycin
Doxycycline

Erythromycin
Flucloxacillin
Fluconazole
Fosfomycin
Gentamicin
Ivermectin
Itraconazole
Meropenem
Metronidazole
Moxifloxacin
Nitrofurantoin
Nystatin
Oseltamivir
Pentamadine
Phenomethylpenicillin
Piperacillin/Tazobactam
Posaconazole
Primaquine
Rifampicin 
Tobramycin Intravenous
Tobramycin Inhaled
Trimethoprim/Sulphamethoxazole
Valaciclovir
Valganciclovir
Vancomycin Intravenous
Vancomycin Inhaled
Vancomycin Oral

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