GI Haemorrhage in Cirrhotic Patients

First Line

Co-amoxiclav 1.2g IV 8 hrly

 

Penicillin Allergy

Vancomycin IV as per protocol AND Ciprofloxacin 400mg IV 12hrly AND Metronidazole 500mg IV 8hrly 

 

Notes

Treat upper or lower GI haemorrhage in cirrhotic patients

Continue for 3 days in the absence of confirmed infection