cefamandole nafate

cefamandole nafate

[sēfəman′dōl naf′āt]
a cephalosporin antibiotic.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of infections caused by susceptible bacterial strains.
contraindications Known hypersensitivity to cephalosporins prohibits its use. It is used with caution in patients who are allergic to penicillin.
adverse effects Among the most serious adverse reactions are hypersensitivity reactions, phlebitis, superinfection, and pain on intramuscular injection.

cefamandole nafate

An antibacterial drug. It is a second-generation cephalosporin.