cefpodoxime [Antibiotic]

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Accession ARO:3000647
DefinitionCefpodoxime is a semisynthetic cephalosporin that acts similarly to cefotaxime with broad-spectrum activity. It is stable to many plasmid-mediated beta-lactamses. Cefpodoxime is consumed as the prodrug cefpodoxime proxetil.
Drug Classcephalosporin
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Todd WM. 1994. Int J Antimicrob Agents 4(1): 37-62. Cefpodoxime proxetil: a comprehensive review. (PMID 18611588)

Frampton JE, et al. 1992. Drugs 44(5): 889-917. Cefpodoxime proxetil. A review of its antibacterial activity, pharmacokinetic properties and therapeutic potential. (PMID 1280571)