Xmiltacef Injections (Cefotaxime) by Life Pharmaceutical Company
Drug Category: Cephalosporin
Indication: For infections of the respiratory tract, kidneys, urinary tract and reproductive organs, including gonorrhoea, septicaemia, endocarditis, meningitis. Infections of bone, joint soft tissue and skin. Abdominal infections & of ears and throat. Infected burns and wounds. Infections in gynaecology and obstetrics.
Each Vial contains:
- Cefotaxime 250mg / 500mg / 1gm
Cefotaxime: Cefotaxime is a third generation intravenous cephalosporin antibiotic. It has broad spectrum activity against Gram Positive and Gram negative bacteria. It does not have activity against Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Cefotaxime works by inhibiting bacterial cell wall biosynthesis. A positive feature of Cefotaxime is that it display a resistance to penicillinases and is useful to treat infections that are resistant to penicillin derivatives. The bactericidal activity of Cefotaxime results proteins (PBPs) Cefotaxime shows high affinity for penicillin-binding proteins in the cell wall including PBP Ib and PBP III.
- Injection in ampoule