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Cefamandole, cefuroxime and cefoxitin


Three new parenteral antibiotics have recently been introduced particularly for hospital use. Cefamandole (Kefadol) and cefuroxime (Zinacef) are cephalosporins. Cefoxitin (Mefoxin) is the first in a new class of compounds, the cephamycins.

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