Cefepime

FDA Approved: * August 5, 2008
Pharm Company: * BAXTER HLTHCARE
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Cefepime Overview

Cefepime is a fourth-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. Cefepime has an extended spectrum of activity against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, with greater activity against both types of organism than third-generation agents. A 2007 meta-analysis suggested when data of trials were combined, mortality was increased in people treated with cefepime compared with other β-lactam antibiotics.[1] In response, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration performed their own m...

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Axera

THIS ANTIBIOTIC HELP ME IN RECOVERING FROM FUNGAL INFECTION OF MY RIGHT LUNGS. I AM CURIOUS HOW SERIOUSLY ILL I AM DURING THAT TIME I WAS HOSPITALIZED. ## THIS ANTIBIOTIC HELP ME IN RECOVERING FROM FUNGAL INFECTION OF MY RIGHT LUNGS. I AM CURIOUS HOW SERIOUSLY ILL I AM DURING THAT TIME I WAS HOSPITALIZED. ## With no knowledge of your medical records and treatments, it is difficult for anyone to guess how ill you were. Have you tried asking your doctor? Axera contains the active ingredient Cefepime, which is a Cephalosporin antibiotic. It may cause side effects, such as: nausea, drowsiness, diarrhea and skin rash. Learn more: Are there any other questions?

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TAZOWAK

TAZOWOK INJ 1GM/500MG (CEFEPIME+TAZOBACTUM) ## If you copy IPA pronunciations from Wikipedia without supporting the special characters, it's no wonder that you wind up with unpronounceabilities like "/sfpim/, /kfpim/)". Do it right or don't do it.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cefepime
  • Injection: 1g, 1g/50ml, 1gm/50ml (20mg/ml), 1gm/50ml(20mg/ml), 1gm/vial, 2g, 2g/100ml, 2gm/100ml (20mg/ml), 2gm/100ml(20mg/ml), 2gm/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cefepime: (28 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0264-3193 Cefepime Hydrochloride and Dextrose 1 g/50ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by B. Braun Medical Inc.
  • 0264-3195 Cefepime Hydrochloride and Dextrose 2 g/50ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by B. Braun Medical Inc.
  • 0338-1301 Cefepime 1 g/50ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • 0409-0809 Cefepime 1 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-0810 Cefepime 2 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0781-3222 Cefepime Hydrochloride 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3223 Cefepime Hydrochloride 2 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3301 Cefepime 500 mg/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3302 Cefepime 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3303 Cefepime 2 g/1 Intravenous Injection by Sandoz Inc
  • 25021-121 Cefepime 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 25021-122 Cefepime 2 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 44567-240 Cefepime 1 g/20ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Wg Critical Care, LLC
  • 44567-241 Cefepime 2 g/20ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Wg Critical Care, LLC
  • 60505-0681 Cefepime 2 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Apotex Corporation
  • 60505-0834 Cefepime 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Apotex Corporation
  • 60505-6030 Cefepime 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Apotex Corporation
  • 60505-6031 Cefepime 2 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Apotex Corporation
  • 60505-6144 Cefepime 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Apotex Corp.
  • 60505-6145 Cefepime 2 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Apotex Corp.
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