Cefixime. A review of its antibacterial activity. Pharmacokinetic properties and therapeutic potential.

Abstract

Cefixime, previously designated FK027, FR17027 and CL284635, is an orally active cephalosporin with a broad spectrum of antibacterial activity in vitro. It is particularly active against many Enterobacteriaceae, Haemophilus influenzae. Streptococcus pyogenes, Streptococcus pneumoniae and Branhamella catarrhalis, and is resistant to hydrolysis by many beta… (More)

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