Doripenem

Category: Antibiotics



Doripenem Overview

Doripenem is an ultra-broad-spectrum injectable antibiotic. It is a beta-lactam and belongs to the subgroup of carbapenems. It was launched by Shionogi Co. of Japan under the brand name Finibax in 2005 and is being marketed outside Japan by Johnson & Johnson. It is particularly active against Pseudomonas aeruginosa. The usual form is doripenem monohydrate. Doripenem can be used for bacterial infections such as: complex abdominal infections, pneumonia within the setting of a hospital, and ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Doripenem
  • Injection: 250mg/vial, 500mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Doripenem: (2 results)

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  • 60505-6160 Doripenem 250 mg/10ml Intravenous Powder, for Solution by Apotex Corp.
  • 60505-6161 Doripenem 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Powder, for Solution by Apotex Corp.

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