cefuroxime


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Related to cefuroxime: Cefuroxime axetil, Cefixime

cef·ur·ox·ime

 (sĕf′yo͝or-ŏk′sēm′)
n.
A broad-spectrum cephalosporin antibiotic, C16H16N4O8S, given orally or parenterally to treat a variety of bacterial infections, including early Lyme disease.

[cefur- (blend of ceph(alosporin) and fur(an)) + ox(y)- + alteration of imino (influenced by -ine or -ide).]
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Noun1.cefuroxime - 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
Translations
cefuroxim

cefuroxime

n cefuroxima
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(2) Cefuroxime, moxifloxacin and vancomycin are the preferred antibiotics for cataract surgery.
Majority of gram negative isolates in our study were found resistant to Ampicillin, Gentamycin, Amoxyclav, Ampicillin + Sulbactam, Cefuroxime and TMP + SMZ.
In one study, the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons reported that the use of intracameral cefuroxime reduces the risk of endophthalmitis by 4.92-fold (2,3).
Vancomycin 30mcg, Azithromycin 15 mcg, Linezolid 30 mcg, Ampicillin 10mcg, Ciprofloxacin 5mcg, Cefuroxime 30mcg, Ceftriaxone 30 mcg, Aztreonam 30mcg.
For example, the cheapest branded cefuroxime axetil (500 mg) (antibiotic) in the market is almost three times cheaper than its JAS price.
Intravenous cefuroxime treatment was administered and intravenous insulin infusion was started for hyperglycemia.
Amoxicillin-clavulanic acid, piperacillin-tazobactam, cefuroxime, cefotaxime, ceftazidime, imipenem, gentamicin, cotrimoxazole, nitrofurantoin, and fosfomycin were tested against Enterobacteriaceae.
She completed a 14-day course of cefuroxime. Repeat CT scan after seven weeks of Foley decompression showed complete resolution (Fig.
Zinacef (Cefuroxime Sodium) is indicated for the treatment of patients with infections caused by susceptible strains of the designated organisms in lower respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin and skin-structure infections, septicemia, meningitis, gonorrhea, and bone and joint infections.
According to the company, Zinacef (Cefuroxime Sodium) is indicated for the treatment of patients with infections caused by susceptible strains of the designated organisms in lower respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin and skin-structure infections, septicemia, meningitis, gonorrhea and bone and joint infections.
Penicillin-G 100 units; Streptomycin 10pg; Tetracycline 30pg; Am picillin 10pg; Gentamicin 10pg; Ciprofloxacin 5pg; Ceftriaxone 30pg; Cephalexin 30pg; Chloramphenicol 30pg; Cefuroxime 30pg; Norfloxacin 10pg; Co-trimoxazole 25pg.
Amoxicillin + Clavulanate Potassium 400 mg/ 57 mg per 5 ml Oral Suspension; Cefuroxime Axetil (Cefuroxime) 250 mg/ 5 ml Oral Suspension and Cefdinir 250 mg/ 5 ml Oral Suspension.