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Noun1.Claforan - a parenteral cephalosporin (trade name Claforan) used for severe infections of the lungs or throat or ears or urinary tract
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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In Life Sciences, sales and earnings increased over those of last year due to strong sales of DiaBeta (glyburide), an oral anti-diabetic, Trental (pentoxifylline), which improves blood flow in the arteries, and Claforan (cefotaxime sodium), an antibiotic, and the launch of two new products, Altace (ramipril) for hypertension and Prokine (sargramostim), used in bone marrow transplants.
Soon-Shiong noted that Claforan had over $48 million in annual revenues in 2001, according to IMS Health, Inc.