cefonicid


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cefonicid

 [sĕ-fon´ĭ-sid]
a semisynthetic, second-generation, β-lactamase–resistant cephalosporinantibiotic effective against a wide range of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria; used as the sodium salt.

cefonicid

/ce·fon·i·cid/ (sĕ-fon´ĭ-sid) a semisynthetic, second-generation, β–resistant cephalosporin effective against a wide range of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria; used as the sodium salt.

cefonicid

a second generation cephalosporin antibiotic.
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24) Geissler and coworkers found no significant difference in the rate of infection in minor gunshot wounds between patients who received 1 gm of intramuscular cefonicid in the emergency room vs.
Antibiotics used in the remaining 263 patients, which were excluded because they were used too infrequently for meaningful statistical analysis, included ampicillin, ampicillin-sulbactam, cefepime, cefonicid, cefotaxime, ceftazidime, cefuroxime, ciprofloxacin, cloxacillin, daptomycin, imipenem, penicillin, piperacillin-tazobactam, and ticarcillin-clavulanate.
In the other study, 1 g of cefonicid was administered every 24 hours until the chest tube was removed, usually before 5 days (33).