Cefotaxim sodium salt

Art.No : C-040

Formula :


Conc (% w/w) : 10.0% pet

Molality (% w/w) : -

CAS : 64485-93-4

Series :


Claforan; Cefotaxime sodium; sodium salt of 7-[2-(2-amino-4-thiazolyl)glyoxylamido]-3-(hydroxymethyl)-8-oxo-5-thia-1-azabicyclo[4.2.0]oct-2-ene-2-carboxylate 7 (Z)-(O-methyloxime), acetate (ester);


A cephalosporin that belongs to a group of broad-spectrum antibiotic derived from species of fungi of the genus Cephalosporium and are related to the penicillins in both structure and mode of action but relatively penicillinase-resistant antibiotics. Third-generation cephalosporins are more active against gram-negative organisms but less active against grampositive organisms than second-generation agents; examples are cefoperazone, cefotaxime, ceftriaxone, ceftazidime, ceftizoxime, and moxalactam.