In vitro activities of cefotaxime and moxalactam (LY127935) against Haemophilus influenzae

J. H. Jorgensen, S. A. Crawford, G. A. Alexander

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Abstract

The in vitro activities of two new beta-lactam antibiotics, cefotaxime and moxalactam (LY127935), were compared with those of cefamandole, cefoxitin, cefuroxime, and ampicillin against both beta-lactamase-producing and non-beta-lactamase-producing isolates of Haemophilus influenzae. Both cefotaxime and LY127935 were highly active against all isolates irrespective of beta-lactamase production.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)516-517
Number of pages2
JournalAntimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
Volume17
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1980

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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