SBP (Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis)

Diagnosis Common Pathogens Drug(s) of First Choice Alternative Drug(s) Comments Expected Duration
SBP (Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis)

E. coli

Klebsiella spp.

Streptococci. spp.
Ceftriaxone

For severe PCN allergy:

Vancomycin PLUS

Aztreonam 

Gram stain recommended

In patients who received previous courses of antibiotics consider expanding coverage

5 days