Determination of Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) of Imipenem against Salmonella typhi

Sanjoy Saha, RR Gomes, Khan Shakil Ahmed, Serajul Islam, Shyamal Kumar Saha, MM Islam, Kishore Kumar Biswas, Shib Prasad Saha
2019 Bangladesh Critical Care Journal  
Objective: To determine the MIC of Imipenem against Salmonella Typhi. Study Design: An interventional study. Place of Study: Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics in collaboration with Department of Microbiology atAd-din Sakina Women's Medical College, Jashore. Study Duration: January 2018 to May 2018. Methodology: MIC of Imipenem was determined by Broth Dilution Technique against standard strain of Salmonellatyphi ATCC 24683. Result: The MIC of Imipenem against Salmonella typhi was 0.75
more » ... a typhi was 0.75 μg/ml. Conclusion: Imipenem is a potential therapeutic agent for Salmonella typhi infection. Bangladesh Crit Care J September 2019; 7(2): 102-105
doi:10.3329/bccj.v7i2.43461 fatcat:kapomggnonagboi2z3hfar4i6a