Quinsy

First Line

Benzylpenicillin 1.2g 6 hourly AND Metronidazole 400mg PO 8 hourly

IV oral switch guidance:

Change to Penicillin V 500mg PO 6 hourly after clinical response and / or drainageĀ of quinsy

Penicillin Allergy

Clindamycin 600mg PO/IV 8 hourly

Notes

Treatment duration: 10 days