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Noun1.Keflin - an oral cephalosporin (trade names Keflex and Keflin and Keftab) commonly prescribe for mild to moderately severe infections of the skin or ears or throat or lungs 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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Antibiotic Keflin (500 mg intravenously every 6 hours) was administered to the patients pre-operatively as prophylaxis.
Additionally, half of a pen-and-strep vial (3 million units of penicillin plus 3 g of streptomycin) and a 1 g of Keflin were injected preoperatively.
Supuran, "In-vitro antibacterial and cytotoxic activity of cobalt (ii), copper (ii), nickel (ii) and zinc (ii) complexes of the antibiotic drug cephalothin (keflin)," Journal of Enzyme Inhibition and Medicinal Chemistry, vol.
Following the launch of its first type of cephalosporins, called Keflin, Lilly proceeded to introduce four additional forms of the drug: Keflex, Loridine, Kafocin, and Kefzol.
Lilly, good A was Keflin, a cephalosporin sold by Lilly under patent protection and good B was Lilly's Kefzol, a cephalosporin that was identical to SmithKline's competing Ancef product.
At the time of the case, 1975, Lilly manufactured five different cephalosporin products: Keflin; Keflex; Loridine; Kafocin; and Kefzol.
It positioned Ancef as a substitute for Keflin and priced it at a 5% discount on a recommended daily dose basis.