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Noun1.Zinacef - 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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Cefuzime, a prescription drug available under the brand names Ceftin and Zinacef, is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections, while Profinal is used to reduce body temperature and offer pain relief for inflammatory conditions and is generally prescribed to children.
Before wound closure, the surgical field was lavaged with 40 ml sterile saline containing 150 mg cefuroxime sodium (Zinacef, GlaxoSmithKline, Verona, Italy).
The products include Fortaz, Zinacef, and Zantac Injection.