Standard Therapy for Low Risk FN

Standard Therapy for low risk patients:

  • Cefazolin 1g IV q8h + Tobramycin 7mg/kg IV q24h*

If patient has severe penicillin allergy:

  • Vancomycin 1g IV q12h + Ciprofloxacin 400mg IV q12h

If impaired renal function (eGFR or CrCl <40ml/min):

  • Piperacillin-tazobactam 4.5g IV q8h (or renally adjust dose accordingly)

 

 

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