cefepime

A drug used to treat infection. It belongs to the family of drugs called cephalosporin antibiotics.

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  • Cefepime — Systematic (IUPAC) name (6R,7R,Z) 7 (2 (2 aminothiazol 4 yl) 2 (methoxyimino)acetamido) 3 ((1 methylpyrrolidinium 1 yl)methyl) 8 oxo 5 thia 1 aza bicyclo[4.2.0]oct 2 ene 2 carboxylate …   Wikipedia

  • Céfépime — Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cefepime — o Cefepima; antibiótico del grupo de las cefalosporinas, de 4ª generación de aparición a mediados de la década de los 90. Resistente a betalactamasas. De utilización preferentemente intrahospitalaria en infecciones nosocomiales, de vías… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • cefepime — noun A cephalosporin antibiotic …   Wiktionary

  • cefepime — cef·e·pime (sefґə pēm) a semisynthetic fourth generation cephalosporin, having greater resistance to β lactamases than do the third generation cephalosporins …   Medical dictionary

  • cefepime hydrochloride — the hydrochloride salt of cefepime, used in treatment of infections of the skin and soft tissues and of the respiratory and urinary tracts; administered intramuscularly or intravenously …   Medical dictionary

  • Beta-lactamase — Beta lactamases are enzymes (EC number|3.5.2.6) produced by some bacteria and are responsible for their resistance to beta lactam antibiotics like penicillins, cephalosporins, cephamycins, ertapenems and carbapenems. These antibiotics have a… …   Wikipedia

  • Cephalosporin — See also: Discovery and development of cephalosporins Core structure of the cephalosporins …   Wikipedia

  • Community-acquired pneumonia — (CAP) is a term used to describe one of several diseases in which individuals who have not recently been hospitalized develop an infection of the lungs (pneumonia). CAP is a common illness and can affect people of all ages. CAP often causes… …   Wikipedia

  • Cefquinome — Systematic (IUPAC) name 1 [[(6R,7R) 7 [[(2Z) (2 Amino 4 thiazolyl) (methoxyimino)acetyl]amino] 2 carboxy 8 oxo 5 thia 1 azabicyclo[4.2.0 oct 2 en 3 yl]methyl] 5,6,7,8 tetrahydroquinolinium inner salt …   Wikipedia

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