Cefizox

Active Ingredient(s): Ceftizoxime
FDA Approved: * September 15, 1983
Pharm Company: * ASTELLAS
Category: Antibiotics

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



Cefizox Overview

Ceftizoxime is a third-generation cephalosporin available for parenteral administration.[1] Unlike other third-generation cephalosporins, the whole C-3 side chain in ceftizoxime has been removed to prevent deactivation by hydrolytic enzymes. It rather resembles cefotaxime in its properties, but is not subject to metabolism. It was removed from the US Market in 2007. Synthesis Injectable third generation cephalosporin antibiotic related to cefotaxime, q.v. Exhibits broad spe...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ceftizoxime
  • Injection: 10g, 10gm/vial, 1g, 1g/50ml, 1gm/vial, 2g, 2g/50ml, 2gm/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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