oxacephem [Drug Class]

Accession ARO:3007676
DefinitionAn oxacephem is a beta-lactam molecule similar to a cephem, but with an oxygen substituted for the sulfur. They show marked enhancement in their antibacterial activity.
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+ flomoxef [Antibiotic]

Yamashiro H, et al. 2023. Antimicrob Agents Chemother :e0025823 In vitro efficacy of humanized regimen of flomoxef against extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae. (PMID 37610203)