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Third Generation Anti-Pseudomonal Cephalosporins

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Third Generation Anti-Pseudomonal Cephalosporins, Ceftazidime

  • Coverage
  • Preparations
  • Ceftazidime (Fortaz)
  1. Adult: 1-2 grams IM or IV every 8 to 12 hours
  2. Child: 30-50 mg/kg IV every 8 hours
  • Disadvantages
  1. Most expensive
  2. Limited spectrum