Impact of phenoxymethylpenicillin, erythromycin, clindamycin and doxycycline on Streptococcus salivarius in the oropharynx.

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Streptococcus salivarius plays a role in the normal oropharyngeal resistance to colonization with group A streptococci. Suppression of Str. salivarius may increase the risk of colonization. Ten subjects were given phenoxymethylpenicillin, ten were given erythromycin, ten were given clindamycin and ten were given doxycycline for seven days. The numbers of… (More)

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@article{Heimdahl1984ImpactOP, title={Impact of phenoxymethylpenicillin, erythromycin, clindamycin and doxycycline on Streptococcus salivarius in the oropharynx.}, author={Anders Heimdahl and Carina Nord and L Borthen}, journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy}, year={1984}, volume={13 5}, pages={505-9} }