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Public Health Wales publish guidance on Streptococcus A infection and scarlet fever in children

Public Health Wales have published interim guidelines for the antimicrobial treatment of Group A Streptococcal infections. The guidelines give alternative antibiotics with appropriate dose and duration information where any potential shortages in supply may exist.

The current version of the guidance can be accessed using the link below. This page will be updated when new versions become available.

Interim Guidance for Management of Group A Streptococcal Infection (GAS) and Scarlet Fever in Children (Public Health Wales)

(Version 1.5 – 20 December 2022)

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