cefpirome [Antibiotic]

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Accession ARO:3004726
DefinitionCefpirome is a fourth generation cephalosporin with activity against methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus, coagulase-negative staphylococci and viridans group streptococci, and in vitro activity towards Streptococcus pneumoniae.
Drug Classcephalosporin
Classification4 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)1 ontology terms | Show
+ cephalosporin [Drug Class]
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+ Klebsiella aerogenes Omp36 confers_resistance_to_antibiotic
+ ACC-1 confers_resistance_to_antibiotic

Wiseman LR, et al. 1997. Drugs 54(1):117-40 Cefpirome. A review of its antibacterial activity, pharmacokinetic properties and clinical efficacy in the treatment of severe nosocomial infections and febrile neutropenia. (PMID 9211085)