cefuroxime


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to cefuroxime: Cefuroxime axetil, Cefixime
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for cefuroxime

a cephalosporin that can be given parenterally (trade name Zinacef) or orally by tablets (trade name Ceftin)

References in periodicals archive ?
This study measures the benefit of the addition of fluticasone to cefuroxime in patients with confirmed acute sinusitis and a documented history of chronic or recurrent sinusitis.
Cefotaxim (78%) was the drug which showed sensitive to isolates and then was cefuroxime (65%) nitrofurantoin (60), ampicillin (9%) and amoxicillin (15%).
The second group was treated with the combination of intravenous cefuroxime 750 mg every 8 hours for 2 to 7 days followed by oral cefuroxime 500 mg twice a day for a complete 7- to 10-day course along with erythromycin lactobionate or base 500 mg to 1 g intravenously every 6 hours and then orally for a total of 21 days.
Braun now offers a broad spectrum of intravenous cephalosporin antibiotic therapies for the hospital setting, covering the first three generations of cephalosporins: Cefazolin, CeFOXItin, CefuROXIme and CefTRIaxONE.
Out of twenty five (25) strains of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from the urine culture, 24 were found to be sensitive to Azithromycin (96%), followed by Sparfloxacin (80%), Ciprofloxacin (68%), Ceftriaxone (64%), Gatifloxacin (60%), Cotrimoxazole (52%), Cefuroxime (44%), Amikacin and Gentamycin (40% each), Ofloxacin (36%) and Cephalexin (28%).
All received cefuroxime axetil for the first 21 days of treatment.
The choice of antibiotic had been based on the sensitivity of pathogens at our institution; we currently use cefuroxime for patients who have no drug allergy and clindamycin for patients who are allergic to penicillin.
Tenders are invited for Supply of GEL - DICLOFENAC DIETHYLAMMONIUM SALT+METHYL SALICYLATE+MENTHOL+LINSEED OIL - 30 gm,CAP - ITRACONAZOLE - 200 mg,TAB - TERBINAFIN - 250 mg,TAB - DOXYCYCLINE - 100 mg,SYR - CEFUROXIME - 125 mg/5 ml,TAB - CEFPODOXIME+CLAVULANIC ACID - 200+125 mg
After surgical drainage, antimicrobial therapy was initiated with intravenous cefuroxime.
For acute Lyme disease, the panel recommended a 14- to 21-day course of doxycycline or amoxicillin; costlier cefuroxime axetil is an alternative.
hexahydrate,Amitriptyline,Atropine Sulphate,Azelac acid 20%,Betamethosone Ear drops,Bimatoprost,Broad spectrum suncreen SPF, BuprenorpChlorthalidone hine, Carvedilol, cefuroxime axetil Ceftazidime,
Azithromycin was cost effective for empiric treatment of community-acquired pneumonia in patients, compared with cefuroxime with or without erythromycin, in a multicenter study.
Susceptibility to erythromycin, clindamycin, cefuroxime, ceftriaxone, ciprofloxacin, gentamicin, fusidic acid, and vancomycin was determined by using the disc-diffusion method.
In these studies, FACTIVE tablets demonstrated excellent clinical response rates at the test-of-cure visit for CAP and AECB as good as comparators including clarithromycin, levofloxacin, amoxicillin/clavulanate, ceftriaxone and oral cefuroxime.