Cefoxitin

What is Cefoxitin?

Cefoxitin is a cephamycin antibiotic often grouped with 2nd generation cephalosporins. It has a wide spectrum of activity, active against both gram positive and gram negative bacteria including anaerobes. It is used in treating skin and soft tissue infections, also in bone, genito-urinary tract infections, sepsis and post-surgical cases.

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XXXXXXX XXXXXXX F/70, Case of recurrent UTI. (Post void is normal)

Prexisting Interstitial Lung Disease with 24x7 Oxygen.

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