Active Ingredient(s):Cefuroxime FDA Approved: * January 10, 1986 Pharm Company: *LILLY Category:Antibiotics
Cefuroxime, sold under the brand name Zinacef among others, is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat and prevent a number of bacterial infections. These include pneumonia, meningitis, otitis media, sepsis, urinary tract infections, and Lyme disease. It is used by mouth or by injection into a vein or muscle.
Common side effects include nausea, diarrhea, allergic reactions, and pain at the site of i...
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