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Table 4 Effects of cefuroxime and levofloxacin resistance on Helicobacter pylori eradication

From: Cefuroxime, levofloxacin, esomeprazole, and bismuth as first-line therapy for eradicating Helicobacter pylori in patients allergic to penicillin

Variable, n/N (%)Eradication efficacy (n = 64)
Cefuroxime susceptible and levofloxacin susceptibleCefuroxime susceptible and levofloxacin resistantCefuroxime resistant and levofloxacin susceptibleCefuroxime resistant and levofloxacin resistant35/36 (97.2)21/25 (84.0)1/2 (50.0)0/1 (0)
  1. P = 0.002