1) Drug consult- PICO Questions
In a 55-year old male with infective endocarditis (IE) caused by Enterococcus faecalis, is Ampicillin + Ceftriaxone (AC) as safe, efficacious and/or with fewer side effects as compared to Ampicillin + Gentamicin (AG)? Write background, recommendations and use references below to AMA cite,
i) Background
ii) Recommendation