Cefminox

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Cefminox
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IM, IV
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  • In general: ℞ (Prescription only)
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Chemical and physical data
Formula C16H21N7O7S3
Molar mass 519.57 g/mol
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Cefminox (INN) is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic.[1][2]

Spectrum[edit]

Cefminox is a broad-spectrum, bactericidal cephalosporin antibiotic. It is especially effective against Gram-negative and anaerobic bacteria. The following represents MIC data for a few medically significant microorganisms.

  • Clostridium difficile: 2 - 4 µg/ml
  • Escherichia coli: 0.125 - 16 µg/ml
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa: 256 µg/ml

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Torres, A. J.; Valladares, L. D.; Jover, J. M.; Sánchez-Pernaute, A.; Frías, J.; Carcas, A. J.; Coronel, P.; Ródenas, E.; Pérez-Balcabao, I.; Fernández-Roblas, R.; Moreno, M.; Balibrea, J. L. (2000). "Cefminox versus metronidazole plus gentamicin intra-abdominal infections: A prospective randomized controlled clinical trial". Infection. 28 (5): 318–322. PMID 11073141. doi:10.1007/s150100070027. 
  2. ^ Patentdocs: Reaction Medium For Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (Mrsa) Bacteria
  3. ^ http://www.toku-e.com/Assets/MIC/Cefminox%20sodium.pdf