Maximum 24 hours prophylaxis
Antibiotic only indicated if contaminated wound or patient has risk factor according to Emergency Department (A&E) guidance, and should be balanced against clinical judgement.
Consider the necessity for surgical intervention, tetanus prophylaxis and topical cleaning
IV / Oral Flucloxacillin 1g stat dose
If contaminated follow recommendations for traumatic digit amputation
IV / Oral Clarithromycin 500mg stat dose
If contaminated - follow recommendations for traumatic digit amputation