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Descriptor English: Cefepime
Descriptor Spanish: Cefepima
Descriptor Portuguese: Cefepima
Descriptor French: Céfépime
Entry term(s): Axépim
BMY 28142
BMY-28142
BMY28142
Cefepim
Cefepime Hydrochloride
Maxipime
Quadrocef
Tree number(s): D02.065.589.099.249.173
D02.886.665.074.173
D03.633.100.300.249.173
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000077723
Scope note: A fourth-generation cephalosporin antibacterial agent that is used in the treatment of infections, including those of the abdomen, urinary tract, respiratory tract, and skin. It is effective against PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA and may also be used in the empiric treatment of FEBRILE NEUTROPENIA.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Anti-Bacterial Agents
Registry Number: 807PW4VQE3
CAS Type 1 Name: Pyrrolidinium, 1-((7-(((2-amino-4-thiazolyl)(methoxyimino)acetyl)amino)-2-carboxy-8-oxo-5-thia-1-azabicyclo(4.2.0)oct-2-en-3-yl)methyl)-1-methyl-, hydroxide, inner salt, (6R-(6alpha,7beta(Z)))-
Public MeSH Note: 2019; CEFEPIME was indexed under CEPHALOSPORINS 1985-2018
History Note: 2019 (1985)
DeCS ID: 57731
Unique ID: D000077723
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2019/01/01
Date of Entry: 2018/07/09
Revision Date: 2018/07/03
Cefepime - Preferred
Concept UI M0127410
Scope note A fourth-generation cephalosporin antibacterial agent that is used in the treatment of infections, including those of the abdomen, urinary tract, respiratory tract, and skin. It is effective against PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA and may also be used in the empiric treatment of FEBRILE NEUTROPENIA.
Preferred term Cefepime
Entry term(s) Cefepim
Cefepime Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0424218
Preferred term Cefepime Hydrochloride
Maxipime - Narrower
Concept UI M0127408
Preferred term Maxipime
Axépim - Narrower
Concept UI M000641355
Preferred term Axépim
Quadrocef - Narrower
Concept UI M0569222
Preferred term Quadrocef
BMY 28142 - Narrower
Concept UI M0127406
Preferred term BMY 28142
Entry term(s) BMY-28142
BMY28142



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