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Cephalosporins

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Antibiotics Adult, Children

Cephalosporins - What is it for

​Cephalosporins are a group of antibiotics used to treat infections caused by certain bacteria. These may include infections of the lung, urine, skin and soft tissue.

Examples of Cephalosporins include:

  • Cephalexin
  • Cefadroxil
  • Cefuroxime
  • Cefixime

Cephalosporins - Additional Information

  • Updated on Wednesday, March 31, 2021
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

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