cephalothin

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cephalothin

[′sef·ə·lə·thən]
(microbiology)
An antibiotic derived from the fungus Cephalosporium, resembling penicillin units in structure and activity, and effective against many gram-positive cocci that are resistant to penicillin.
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05) association between the levels of resistances to penicillin, cefalotin, cefazoline, and ceftriaxone with mupirocin, rifampicin, trimethoprim, imipenem and gentamicin antibiotics.
se observaron con cefotaxime, ceftriaxone, ampicilina, cefoxitin, cefazolin, cefuroxime, cefalotin, vancomicina, ampicilina/sulbactam y amoxicilina/acido clavulanico mientras que Acinetobacter sp.
5%) patients were treated with oxacillin or cefalotin, to whom aminoglycosides (n = 20), ceftriaxone (n = 2), aqueous penicillin G (n = 1) were also given.
9 The following antimicrobial agents were tested: amikacin (30 ug), ampicillin (10 ug), cefalotin (30 ug), ceftriaxone (30 ug), ciprofloxacin (5 ug), cotrimoxazole (1.
One isolate recovered in 1998 had high-level resistance to all the drugs tested, as well as to cefalotin and fluoroquinolones (ofloxacin, ciprofloxacin, and norfloxacin); however, it was susceptible to spectinomycin, tobramycin, and gentamicin.