Primaxin


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Related to Primaxin: Meropenem, Imipenem, Invanz, Cilastatin
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Noun1.Primaxin - trade name for a parenteral antibiotic
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
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428 6% Vytorin cholesterol $1,882 -7% Cozaar/Hyzaar high blood pressure $1,663 -21% Janumet diabetes $1,363 43% Isentress HIV/AIDS $1,359 25% Nasonex allergic rhinitis $1,286 5% Gardasil HPV vaccine $1,209 22% Varivax chickenpox vaccine $1,202 -13% Temodar oncology $935 -12% Fosamax postmenopausal $855 -8% osteoporosis Peglntron hepatitic C $657 -11% Rotateq rotavirus vaccine $651 25% Cancidas antifungal $640 5% Maxalt migraine $639 16% Nuvaring contraception $623 11% Clarinex allergic rhinitis $621 -6% Primaxin antibiotic $515 -16% Account for 73% of total pharma sales, up from 72% in 2010
Imipenem and Cilastatin for Injection is therapeutically equivalent to the reference-listed drug Primaxin IV, which is marketed at the moment by Merck & Co.
Merck's Mevacor, Primaxin and Pepcid were up sharply too.