5.1.2 Cephalosporins, carbapenems, and other beta-lactams

5.1.2.1 Cephalosporins

Cefalexin
  • Capsules 250mg (£1.93 = 28 pack), 500mg (£2.15 = 21 pack)
  • Suspension 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml (£1.95, £2.25 = 100ml)

Indications

Ceftriaxone
  • Injection 250mg, 1g, 2g vial (£9.58 = 1g vial)

Indications

  • Lyme disease (via outpatient or home parenteral antibiotic therapy service where available)
Cefotaxime
  • Injection 500mg, 1g, 2g vial (£4.31 = 1g vial)

Indications

 

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