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Antibiotics Adult, Children

Cephalosporins - What is it for

​Cephalosporins are a group of antibiotics used to treat infections caused by certain bacteria. These may include infections of the lung, urine, skin and soft tissue.

Examples of Cephalosporins include:

  • Cephalexin
  • Cefadroxil
  • Cefuroxime
  • Cefixime

Cephalosporins - Additional Information

  • Updated on 3/31/2021 12:00:00 AM
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup
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