[Clinical effects of cefodizime in severe infections complicated with hematological diseases. Hanshin Infection Study Group].


One hundred thirty-eight patients with severe infections accompanying hematological diseases were treated with cefodizime (CDZM). CDZM was administered by intravenous injection at daily doses ranging from 2 g to 8 g for about 3 to 18 days. Clinical efficacies of CDZM were excellent in 30 cases, good in 37 cases, fair in 1 case and poor in 53 cases. The… (More)