Active Ingredient(s):Cefotaxime FDA Approved: * March 11, 1981 Pharm Company: *SANOFI AVENTIS US Category:Antibiotics
Cefotaxime is an antibiotic used to treat a number of bacterial infections. Specifically it is used to treat joint infections, pelvic inflammatory disease, meningitis, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, sepsis, gonorrhea, and cellulitis. It is given either by injection into a vein or muscle.
Common side effects include nausea, allergic reactions, and inflammation at the site of injection. Another side effect may inc...
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