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Table 4 Prescriptions for 639 preschool children in 2363 face-to-face consultations in out-of-hours primary care

From: Preschool children in Danish out-of-hours primary care: a one-year descriptive study of face-to-face consultations

ATC-code Name Number Percent of oral antibiotics
Oral antibiotics
 J01CA04 Amoxicillin 216 46%
 J01CA08 Selexid 3 1%
 J01 CE02 PenicillinV 222 47%
 J01CF01 Inj.BenzylPenicillin 5 1%
 J01CR02 Amoxicillin+Clavulanacid 5 1%
 J01EA01 Trimetroprim 2 0.4%
 J01 EB02 Sulfametizol 2 0.4%
 J01FA01 Erytromycin 11 2%
 J01FA09 Claritromycin 4 1%
 J01FA10 Azithromycin 1 0.2%
 Total oral antibiotics   471 100%
Topical antibiotics
Eye creme S01AA01 Chloramphnicol 13  
S01AA13 Fucithalmic 20  
Ear drops S02AA, S02CA Ciprofloxacin without and with hydrocortison, 12  
Group S (other)   4  
Group R (respiratory med.)   79  
Group D (digestic med.)   38  
Other prescriptions   40  
Total number of prescriptions   677a In 639 contacts  
Over-the-counter medicine recommended   374  
  1. Notes:a In 38 contacts two prescriptions were made