Active Ingredient(s):Ceftazidime FDA Approved: * September 27, 1990 Pharm Company: *GLAXOSMITHKLINE Category:Antibiotics
Ceftazidime, sold under the brand names Fortaz, and Biozid among others, is a third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. Specifically it is used for joint infections, meningitis, pneumonia, sepsis, urinary tract infections, malignant otitis externa, Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection, and vibrio infection. It is given by injection into a vein, muscle, or eye.&...
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