Brand Names:
Rantaksym, Raxim, Spinocef, Sporim, Talcef


Drug Type: Antibiotic

Cefotaxime


Cefotaxime is a third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic, which has broad spectrum activity against Gram-negative bacteria, particularly against Pseudomonas spp.

Forms: Cefotaxime comes available as an injectable solution (10 to 300 mg/ml) given IM or IV.

Typical Dosage: 75-100 mg/kg given IM or IV.