In vitro activity of cefpodoxime proxetil (U-76,252; CS-807) against Neisseria gonorrhoeae

@article{Schaadt1990InVA,
  title={In vitro activity of cefpodoxime proxetil (U-76,252; CS-807) against Neisseria gonorrhoeae},
  author={R. Schaadt and B. Yagi and G. Zurenko},
  journal={Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy},
  year={1990},
  volume={34},
  pages={371 - 372}
}
Cefpodoxime proxetil is an oral cephalosporin antibiotic. The in vitro activities of cefpodoxime (the active metabolite of cefpodoxime proxetil), ceftriaxone, and cefuroxime against both antibiotic-susceptible and antibiotic-resistant clinical isolates of Neisseria gonorrhoeae were determined. Cefpodoxime inhibited all penicillin-susceptible strains and penicillinase-producing strains at less than or equal to 0.015 microgram/ml; chromosomally resistant strains were inhibited by cefpodoxime at… Expand
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