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- n. A particular cephalosporin antibiotic
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Drugs in the earlier generations of cephalosporins include cephalexin Keflex, cephalothin, cefazolin, cefaclor, cefotaxime, and ceftriaxone.
There are many different types, including cefazolin
In the Case Record, de Moya and colleagues (Oct. 22 issue) 1 describe a patient who received cefazolin after clamping of the umbilical cord, and a discussant states "the patient received appropriate prophylactic antibiotic coverage."
According to A. Karpov, "Pharmaco Group products generated considerable interest among distributors and doctors due to their good value for money; particular attention was drawn to the antibiotic group manufactured at the Bishkek facility, particularly cefazolin, which currently is a sought-for medication in the Uzbek pharmaceutical market".