cefmetazole


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cefmetazole

a second generation cephalosporin antibiotic.
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After surgery, cefmetazole was prescribed on May 6 (1 g 2x/d for 7 d).
org), were as follows: sulbactam/ampicillin, >128 mg/L; piperacillin, >128 mg/L; tazobactam/piperacillin, >128 mg/L; cefotaxime, >64 mg/L; ceftazidime, >64 mg/L; aztreonam, 64 mg/L; cefmetazole, >128 mg/L; imipenem, 8 mg/L; meropenem, 32 mg/L; and doripenem, 32 mg/L.
With the use of cefmetazole as a probe drug, the excretory profile of chimeric mice was shown to be similar to that of humans (16), a finding that suggests that chimeric mice may be a useful animal model in excretion studies.
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Even though the cephamycin antibiotics--cefotetan, cefmetazole, and cefoxitin--may appear to test susceptible, their usefulness in treating serious infections with ES[beta]L producers is unclear.
On the first day of her admission, the administration of cefmetazole (750 mg/day) and fosfomycin (750 mg/day) were begun.
After the operation, the patient was treated with cefmetazole at 2.
MICs of 14 antimicrobial drugs (penicillin, piperacillin/ tazobactam, ampicillin/sulbactam, cefmetazole, meropenem, imipenem, doripenem, ertapenem, metronidazole, vancomycin, teicoplanin, fusidic acid, clindamycin, and daptomycin) were determined by the agar dilution method described by the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (22).
A routine perioperative intravenous antimicrobial agent, cefmetazole, was administered as surgical prophylaxis.
It has intermediate susceptibility to ciprofloxacin, doxycycline, and tobramycin; variable susceptibility to cefmetazole, cefoxitin, and clarithromycin; and resistance to isoniazid and rifampin (1).
Both GS553 and GS554 strains, which produced cephalosporinase as well as penicillinase, were resistant to cefotetan, cefmetazole, and cefoxitin as well as piperacillin, cefotaxime, ceftriax-one, cefpodoxime, cefepime, and aztreonam.
The patient was treated with cefmetazole sodium (2 g per day for 3 weeks) and piperacillin sodium (2 g per day for 2 weeks) after surgical soft tissue debridement.