Template:Endocarditis Empiric Antibiotics

Native Valves

Options:[1]

Suspected MRSA:[1]

Prosthetic Valves (Early)

Early prosthetic valve endocarditis defined as < 12 months post surgery[1]

IV Drug User without Prosthetic Valve

Prosthetic Valve (Late)

Late prosthetic valve endocarditis defined as ≥ 12 months post surgery[1]
  • Same as native valve endocarditis empiric therapy

Dental Procedure Prophylaxis

All antibiotics options are given as a single dose 1 hour prior to the dental procedure

Options:[2]

  • 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 ESC Task Force Guidelines on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infective endocarditis. European Heart Journal (2009) 30, 2369–2413 doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehp285 PDF
  • AHA Pocket Card Dental Prophylaxis Endocarditis