cephapirin sodium

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cephapirin sodium

(sĕf-ă-pī′rĭn)
A first-generation cephalosporin.
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The list of tested antibiotics and their concentrations is reported below: Amikacin (30 [micro]g), Amoxicillin + Clavulanic acid (30 [micro]g), Cefadroxil (30 [micro]g), Cefazolin (30 [micro]g), Cefotaxime (30 [micro]g), Cefovecin (30 [micro]g), Ceftazidime (30 [micro]g), Ceftriaxone (30 [micro]g), Clindamycin (2 [micro]g), Doxycycline (30 [micro]g), Florfenicol (30 [micro]g), Gentamicin (10 [micro]g), Oxytetracycline (30 [micro]g), Trimethoprim + Sulfamethoxazole (25 [micro]g) (all produced by Oxoid, Basingstoke, Hampshire England); Ampicillin (25 [micro]g), Cefapirin (30 [micro]g), Metronidazole (5 [micro]g) (all produced by Mast Diagnostics, Merseyside, UK); Enrofloxacin (5 [micro]g), Marbofloxacin (5 [micro]g) (both produced by Biolab, Budapest, Hungary).
More than 80% of the isolated bacterial strains were resistant to Cefapirin or Clindamycin, both primary and secondary pathogens.
These tests allow detection residues of tetracycline, oxytetracycline, chlortetracycline, penicillin G, amoxicillin, ampicillin, ceftiofur and cefapirin and other antimicrobial group of tetracyclines and [beta]-lactams on the same device, by immunoenzymatic reaction.