Mechanism of Action: inhibits the final transpeptidation step of peptidoglycan synthesis in bacterial cell walls, thus inhibiting cell wall biosynthesis.
Drug Label Information | Brands:
Brands of Cefotaxime in Kenya:
Evacef®, Neon Laboratories Limited
Injtax 500®,Injtax , Surgilinks Ltd C/o Inject Care Parenterals Pvt,ltd
Inno-tax®, Innocia Lifesciences Pvt. Ltd.
Maxcef®, Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Nefatax 1000® | Nefatax-250® | Nefatax-500® , Innova Cap Tab Pvt. Ltd.
Oritaxim®, Cadila pharmaceuticals
Sanfotax-1000® , Bliss GVS Pharma Ltd
Surgitec Injection ®, Surge Laboratories pvt ltd
Taxibiotic 1000®, Beta Healthcare International Limited
- Joint infections,
- Pelvic inflammatory disease,
- Urinary tract infections,
cholera vaccine, live
- Allergic reactions
- Inflammation at the site of injection.
- Clostridium difficile diarrhea.
It is not recommended in people who have had previous anaphylaxis to a penicillins.