Teflaro

Active Ingredient(s): Ceftaroline Fosamil
FDA Approved: * October 29, 2010
Pharm Company: * CEREXA, INC.
Category: Antibiotics

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



Teflaro Overview

Ceftaroline fosamil (INN) /sftærolin/, brand name Teflaro in the US and Zinforo in Europe, is a cephalosporin antibiotic with anti-MRSA activity[1] . It is active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and other Gram-positive bacteria. It retains some activity of later-generation cephalosporins having broad-spectrum activity against Gram-negative bacteria, but its effectiveness is relatively much weaker.[2][3] It is curr...

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I have had a staff infection for quite sometime. It is very pain full. Can you tell me how can I get the TEFLARO? The doctors here in Little Rock, Arkansas have never even heard of it? It sounds like it might be the answer to this awful staff infection. Thank-You! Monte ## It's a Cephalosporin class antibiotic, which contains the active ingredient Ceftaroline Fosamil. It was just approved last year, so it may not really be widely available, yet. We do have an information monograph here, which you may want to print and show your doctor: It does require a prescription and medical supervision for use. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ceftaroline Fosamil
  • Injection: 600mg
  • Powder: 400mg/vial, 600mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Teflaro: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0456-0400 Teflaro 400 mg/20ml Intravenous Powder, for Solution by Forest Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0456-0600 Teflaro 600 mg/20ml Intravenous Powder, for Solution by Forest Laboratories, Inc.

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

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