Treatment of Corynebacterium equi pneumonia of foals: a review.

@article{Prescott1985TreatmentOC,
  title={Treatment of Corynebacterium equi pneumonia of foals: a review.},
  author={J F Prescott and Corinne R. Sweeney},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={1985},
  volume={187 7},
  pages={725-8}
}
Combined antimicrobial drug treatment was recommended for foals with Corynebacterium equi pneumonia. The preferred combination is orally administered erythromycin estolate (25 mg/kg of body weight, QID) plus rifampin (10 mg/kg, BID). Erythromycin estolate also can be combined for synergistic effect with sodium benzyl penicillin given IV (100,000 IU/kg, QID… CONTINUE READING