General Spectrum of Activity
Empiric therapy for:
Monitor CBC with differential for treatment courses longer than 10 days.
Monitor renal function, and signs and symptoms of superinfection.
Antimicrobial class: 3rd Generation Cephalosporin
Pregnancy category: B
Average serum half life: 1.5 hours
Biliary penetration: Moderate
CSF penetration: Therapeutic
Lung penetration: Therapeutic
Urine penetration: Therapeutic