Mefoxin

Active Ingredient(s): Cefoxitin
FDA Approved: * October 18, 1978
Pharm Company: * MERCK
Category: Antibiotics

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



Mefoxin Overview

Cefoxitin is a second-generation cephamycin antibiotic developed by Merck & Co., Inc. from Cephamycin C in the year following its discovery, 1972. It was synthesized in order to create an antibiotic with a broader spectrum.[1] It is often grouped with the second-generation cephalosporins.[2] Cefoxitin requires a prescription and as of 2010 is sold under the brand name Mefoxin by Bioniche Pharma, LLC. The generic version of Mefoxin is known as cefoxitin sodi...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

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

NDC Database Records for Mefoxin: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 67457-189 Mefoxin 1 g/50ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Bioniche Pharma USA LLC
  • 67457-216 Mefoxin 2 g/50ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Bioniche Pharma USA LLC

Other drugs which contain Cefoxitin or a similar ingredient: (1 result)






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