What is Cephalothin?

Cefalotin (INN) or cephalothin (USAN) is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. It was the first cephalosporin marketed (1964) and continues to be widely used. It is an intravenously administered agent with a similar antimicrobial spectrum to cefazolin and the oral agent cefalexin. Cefalotin sodium is marketed as Keflin (Lilly) and under other trade names.

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Hi, Just received the following results from my semen test and have no clue what it means:

Gram stain      Gram...

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i have indigestion and gastritics,which lead to desentry many times,last year i have diagonised h.pylori infection for which i did i did 14 days...

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