higher doses of cephalosporins for treating gonococcal infections

The Public Health Agency of Canada is now recommending higher doses of cephalosporins for treating gonococcal infections.

You'll see DOUBLE the doses of cefixime and ceftriaxone to help overcome resistance.

Recommend oral cefixime 800 mg or ceftriaxone 250 mg IM as a single dose for most patients.

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