Generations of Cephalosporins

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Intramuscular surgical prophylaxis
Active against MRSA
Binds PBP 2' (2a)
Establishes good levels in CSF relative to concentrations need to inhibit or kill
Can be given in place of nafcillin/semi-synthetic penicillin in those with h/o penicillin rash
Second generation for otitis media and bacterial bronchitis
Intra-abdominal surgery prophylaxis
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Fourth generation cephalosporin for pseudomonas
Third generation cephalosporin for pseudomonas
Widely used at the Texas Medical Center
First generation oral surgical prophylaxis
Only third generation good for penicillin resistant pneumococci

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