ceftizoxime [Antibiotic]

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Accession ARO:3004007
DefinitionCeftizoxime is a third-generation cephalosporin and broad spectrum beta-lactam antibiotic. Ceftizoxime causes bacterial cell lysis through peptidoglycan cross-linking inhibition by binding to PBPs.
Drug Classcephalosporin
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Neu HC, et al. . Pharmacotherapy 4(2):47-60 Ceftizoxime: a beta-lactamase-stable, broad-spectrum cephalosporin. Pharmacokinetics, adverse effects and clinical use. (PMID 6326062)