Infections including anthrax, biliary tract infections, infected bites & stings, bone & joint infection, cat scratch disease, chancroid, exacerbations of cystic fibrosis, ENT infections (including otitis externa, otitis media & sinusitis), Haemophilus
spp, Cardiobacterium hominis
, Eikenella corrodens
spp (HACEK) endocarditis, gastroenteritis (including traveler's diarrhea & campylobacter enteritis, salmonella enteritis, shigellosis & yersinia enteritis), gonorrhea, granuloma inguinale, infections in immunocompromised patients (neutropenia), Legionnaire's disease, pelvic inflammatory disease, peritonitis, plague, lower resp tract infections (including pseudomonal infections in cystic fibrosis, but excluding infections due to Strep pneumoniae
eg, pneumococcal pneumonia), rickettsial infections (including Q fever, spotted fever & typhus), septicemia, skin infections (including soft-tissue infections), typhoid & paratyphoid fever & UTI including chronic bacterial prostatitis. Prophylaxis for meningococcal meningitis & surgical infection.