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|Systematic (IUPAC) name|
|Protein binding||65 to 80%|
|Half-life||30 minutes to 1 hour|
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Cefalotin (INN) // or cephalothin (USAN) // is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. It was the first cephalosporin marketed (1964) and continues to be widely used. It is an intravenously administered agent with a similar antimicrobial spectrum to cefazolin and the oral agent cefalexin. Cefalotin sodium is marketed as Keflin (Lilly) and under other trade names.
- Hameed, T. K.; Robinson, J. L. (2002). "Review of the use of cephalosporins in children with anaphylactic reactions from penicillins". The Canadian journal of infectious diseases = Journal canadien des maladies infectieuses 13 (4): 253–8. PMC 2094874. PMID 18159398.
- : Cefalotin
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