cefuroxime axetil


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cefuroxime axetil (sef´yōōrok´sēm ak´sətil),

n brand name: Ceftin;
drug class: second-generation cephalosporin;
action: inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis, rendering cell wall osmotically unstable;
uses: eradication of gram-negative bacilli and gram-positive organisms; treatment of serious lower respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin, and gonococcal infections, septicemia, and meningitis.
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Cefuroxime Axetil Suspension is indicated for the treatment of pediatric patients 3 months to 12 years of age with mild to moderate infections caused by susceptible strains of the designated microorganisms in the following conditions: Pharyngitis/Tonsillitis, Acute Bacterial Otitis Media and Impetigo.
4% (175/226) for those who received 10 days of treatment with either amoxicillin-clavulanate or cefuroxime axetil.
Arthur M, McAdoo M, Guerra J, Maloney R, McCluskey D, Giguere G, Gomez G, Collins JJ (1996) Clinical comparison of cefuroxime axetil with cefixime in the treatment of acute bronchitis.
Gatifloxacin vs cefuroxime axetil in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis.
Teva's Cefuroxime Axetil Tablets are the AB-rated generic equivalent of GlaxoSmithKline's Ceftin(R) Tablets, a broad-spectrum antibiotic.
Tenders are invited for Tablet Cefuroxime Axetil 250 Mg
Oral (second-generation cephalosporins) Cefuroxime axetil 750 mg-1 000 mg 12-hourly Cefpodoxime 400 mg 12-hourly.
Three days before her hospitalization, she started therapy with cefuroxime axetil for presumed bronchitis but did not improve.
Our job is to defend Ranbaxy's ability to bring these products to market, and we are pleased that Ranbaxy has ultimately prevailed in bringing its cefuroxime axetil product to market over GSK's patent challenge," said William R.
Tenders are invited for Tablet /Capsule Cefuroxime Axetil 500 Mg
One of the patents claims an amorphous form of cefuroxime axetil and the other claims a spray drying process.