Active Ingredient(s): Cefditoren
FDA Approved: * August 29, 2001
Pharm Company: * PURDUE PHARMA LP
Category: Antibiotics

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

Spectracef Overview

Cefditoren also known as cefditoren pivoxil (trade names Spectracef, Meiact, and Zostum-O) is a broad-spectrum antibiotic, taken by mouth to treat pneumonia and other infections. It is a third-generation oral cephalosporin with a broad spectrum of activity against bacterial pathogens, including both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, and it is effective against some antibiotic-resistant bacteria because it is not susceptible to hydrolysis by many common beta-lactamases.[1&#...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Tablet: 200mg, 400mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Spectracef: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 10122-801 Spectracef 200 mg Oral Tablet by Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc.
  • 10122-802 Spectracef 400 mg Oral Tablet by Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc.
  • 44004-801 Spectracef 200 mg Oral Tablet by Vansen Pharma Inc.
  • 44004-802 Spectracef 400 mg Oral Tablet by Vansen Pharma Inc.

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