Zerbaxa Approval History
FDA Approved: Yes (First approved December 19, 2014)
Brand name: Zerbaxa
Generic name: ceftolozane and tazobactam
Dosage form: Injection
Company: Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Treatment for: Intraabdominal Infection, Urinary Tract Infection, Pneumonia
Zerbaxa (ceftolozane and tazobactam) is a cephalosporin and beta-lactamase inhibitor combination for the treatment of:
- complicated intra-abdominal Infections (cIAI), used in combination with metronidazole
- complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI), including pyelonephritis
- hospital-acquired bacterial pneumonia and ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia (HABP/VABP).
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Zerbaxa
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