cefamandole


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cefamandole

 [sef″ah-man´dōl]
a semisynthetic broad-spectrum second-generation cephalosporinantibiotic administered by injection in treatment of a wide variety of infections, usually as cefamandole nafate, a sodium salt.

cefamandole

/cef·a·man·dole/ (-man´dōl) a semisynthetic second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic; used primarily as c. nafate, the sodium salt of the cefamandole formyl ester.

cefamandole

A CEPHALOSPORIN ANTIBIOTIC drug. A brand name is Kefadol.

cefamandole

a second generation cephalosporin antibiotic.
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Transferrable resistance to cefotaxime, cefoxitin, cefamandole and cefuroxime in clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae and Serratia marcescens.
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2 KCl-HCl) followed by plating on buffered charcoal yeast extract agar (BCYE) (Oxoid, UK) and BCYE supplemented with polymyxin(80 u/ml), anisomycin (40 [micro]g/ml) and cefamandole (4 [micro]g/ml) to make BCYE selective for respiratory samples (13).
90]): ampicillin (1 [micro]g/mL), carbenicillin (4 [micro]g/mL), cephalothin (4 [micro]g/mL), cefamandole (2 [micro]g/mL), cefotaxime ([greater than or equal to] 0.
I looked at its susceptibilities to four antibiotics--ampicillin, cephalothin, cefamandole, and cefoxitin--in January-June 1981, 1982, and 1983.
Transferable resistance to cephotaxime, cefoxitin, cefamandole and cefuroxime in clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae and Serratia marcescens.
Transferable resistance to cefotaxime, cefoxitin, cefamandole and cefuroxime in clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae and Serratia marcescens.
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90] Ampicillin 16-64 32 32 Ticarcillin 32->128 128 >128 Piperacillin 1-128 8 32 Cephalothin 32->32 32 32 Cefamandole 16->32 >32 >32 Cefotaxime 8->32 32 >32 Ceftriaxone 8->32 16 32 Imipenem 1->32 32 32 Ceftazidime 2-64 16 >32 Gentamicin 16-64 32 64 Amikacin 2-64 64 64 Ciprofioxacin 0.