Influence of age on the pharmacokinetics of ceftazidime in acutely ill, adult patients

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The single and multiple i.v. dose pharmacokinetics of ceftazidime were investigated in 37 acutely ill patients with normal age-related glomerular function. Distribution was rapid with similar t1/2a at all ages. Compared to the younger patients, elderly subjects had lower total and renal clearances and reduced urinary recovery. Ceftazidime clearance was… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00614555

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@article{Ljungberg1988InfluenceOA, title={Influence of age on the pharmacokinetics of ceftazidime in acutely ill, adult patients}, author={B{\"o}rje Ljungberg and Ingrid Nilsson-Ehle}, journal={European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology}, year={1988}, volume={34}, pages={173-178} }