Cefepime Chemical structure: Cefepime Brands in Kenya

MOA: Cefepime inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis, causing death (bactericidal

Drug Label Information | Brands:

Brands of Cefepime in Kenya

Cefepimark®, Marksans
Novapime®, Lupin
Inno-Pime®, Innocia
Ceftipime®, Renata
Maxime®, Cipla
Maxipime®, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Megapime®, Alkem
Micropime®, Micro-Lab
Orpime®, Orchid
Pimcef®, Venus
Pozineg®, Aurobindo

Cefepime is a fourth-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. Cefepime has an extended spectrum of activity against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, with greater activity against both types of organism than third-generation agents.


  • Pneumonia
  • Empiric Therapy For Febrile Neutropenic Patients
  • Uncomplicated And Complicated Urinary Tract Infections (Including Pyelonephritis)
  • Uncomplicated Skin And Skin Structure Infections.
  • Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections


Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins or beta lactams such as Penicillins

Drug interactions

Amikacin : increased kidney damage risk
Furosemide: increased kidney problems risk

Adverse Drug Effects

Positive Coombs test result without hemolysis
Elevated alanine aminotransferase
Nausea or vomiting
Fever Brands of cefepime in Kenya

Cefepime can be found in a Pharmacy near you