Cefroxadine

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Cefroxadine
Cefroxadine.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(6R,7R)-7-{[(2R)-2-amino-2-cyclohexa-1,4-dien-1-ylacetyl]amino}-3-methoxy-8-oxo-5-thia-1-azabicyclo[4.2.0]octane-2-carboxylic acid
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
Legal status Prescription only
Routes Oral
Pharmacokinetic data
Half-life ~1 hour
Excretion Renal
Identifiers
CAS number 51762-05-1
ATC code J01DB11
PubChem CID 443991
ChemSpider 4447587
UNII B908C4MV2R YesY
KEGG D01528
ChEMBL CHEMBL2104150
Chemical data
Formula C16H19N3O5S 
Mol. mass 365.405 g/mol

Cefroxadine (INN, trade names Oraspor and Cefthan-DS) is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is structurally related to cefalexin, and both drugs share a similar spectrum of activity.[1]

It is available in Italy.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yasuda K, Kurashige S, Mitsuhashi S (July 1980). "Cefroxadine (CGP-9000), an orally active cephalosporin". Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 18 (1): 105–10. PMC 283947. PMID 6998373. 
  2. ^ [No authors listed]. "Oraspor". Prontuario.it (in Italian). Elsevier. Retrieved 2010-07-31.