Ceftin

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Noun1.Ceftin - a cephalosporin that can be given parenterally (trade name Zinacef) or orally by tablets (trade name Ceftin); indicated for infections of the lungs or throat or ears or urinary tract or meninges
cephalosporin, Mefoxin - one of several broad spectrum antibiotic substances obtained from fungi and related to penicillin (trade names Mefoxin); addition of side chains has produced semisynthetic antibiotics with greater antibacterial activity
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We prescribed cefuroxime axetil (250 mg 2x/d for 10 d).
Antibiotics commonly used for oral treatment include doxycycline, amoxicillin or cefuroxime axetil.
For example, the cheapest branded cefuroxime axetil (500 mg) (antibiotic) in the market is almost three times cheaper than its JAS price.
The bacterium was resistant to ampicillin and fosfomycin and susceptible to amoxicillin/clavulanic acid, ceftriaxone, ciprofloxacin, gentamicin, ceftazidime, cefuroxime axetil, trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole, and nitrofurantoin (Table 1).
The preferred antibiotics for early localized disease are doxycycline 100 mg orally twice daily; amoxicillin 500 mg orally 3 times a day; or cefuroxime axetil 500 mg orally twice a day (TABLE 1).
Amoxicillin + Clavulanate Potassium 400 mg/ 57 mg per 5 ml Oral Suspension; Cefuroxime Axetil (Cefuroxime) 250 mg/ 5 ml Oral Suspension and Cefdinir 250 mg/ 5 ml Oral Suspension.
A prophylactic antibiotic theraphy was performed with cefuroxime axetil 1500 mg endovenous, and antibiotic treatment 5 days with oral cefuroxime axetil 500 mg every 12 hours.
generic pharmaceutical market in 2003 with the ANDA approval for cefuroxime axetil tablets.
She was discharged on cefuroxime axetil 500 mg twice daily for 1 week.
They were treated with cefuroxime axetil, 100mg/kg/day in two divided doses for three days.
06%) Alternatives: amoxicillin-clavulanate 1g bd plus additional 500 mg amoxicillin bd * Antihistamines or 2 g bd SR for 10 days * Mucolytics (guaifenesin) Cefpodoxime proxetil 200 - 400 mg bd for 10 days * Zinc preparations not Cefuroxime axetil 500 mg - 1g bd for 10 days Children Amoxicillin 90 mg/kg/d in 3 divided doses for 10 days Alternatives: amoxicillin-clavulanate 90 mg/kg/d total amoxicillin in 2 or 3 divided doses for 10 days Cefpodoxime proxetil 8 - 16 mg/kg/d bd for 10 days recommended (anosmia) Cefuroxime axetil 15 - 30 mg/kg bd for 10 days (Please see reference 9 for [beta]-l actam allergy and failed initial therapy) 3.
His mother had Cefuroxime Axetil four weeks before his delivery.