Spectrum Of Activity
Gram-positive infection 1-2 g IV #2-3
Gram-negative infection 3-4 g IV #2-3
(max 6 g/d, if severe)
Safety and efficacy in pediatric patients have not been established
Contraindicated in premature infants and neonates
No dose adjustment
Loading dose and interval are determined by the extent of renal damage
Urinary tract infectious disease
Skin and soft tissue infection
Surgical infection prevention and potential infection treatment
Monitor susceptibility to prevent occurrence of resistant bacteria.
Monitor status of patients whether shock occurs.
Perform skin reaction test prior to treatment.
Loss of appetite
Increased nephrotoxicity with:
High dose diuretics
May affect coagulation of blood with:
- High dose oral anticoagulants
Antimicrobial class: 1st Genration Cephalosporin