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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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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.
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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.
While Keflin and Kefzol were not perfect substitutes, for some treatments, substitution was a possibility.
It positioned Ancef as a substitute for Keflin and priced it at a 5% discount on a recommended daily dose basis.
Lilly found that cefazolin was being used in place of Keflin more than 60% of the time and that Lilly was far short of achieving its goal of attaining 75% share of the cefazolin market.