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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Cephalosporin, cephalosporinase-resistant

Chemical Name

(6R,7R)-7-[(Z)-2-(2-Amino-4-tiazolyl)-2-pentenamido]-3-(hydroxymetyl)-8-oxo-5-tia-1-azabicyclo[4.2.0]oct-2-ene-2-carboxylic acid, carbamate (ester) (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Cefcapenum (Latin)
  • Cefcapen (German)
  • Cefcapène (French)
  • Cefcapeno (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • S 1006 (IS)
  • CFPN-PI (IS)
  • Flumax (IS)
  • S 1108 (Shionogi) (IS)

Brand Names

  • Cefcapene Pivoxil Hydrochloride
    CHO Shinyaku, Japan; Choseido Pharmaceutical, Japan; Mylan Seiyaku, Japan; Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical, Japan; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Tatsumi Kagaku, Japan; Yoshindo, Japan
  • Cefcapene Pivoxil Hydrochloride 10%
    Choseido Pharmaceutical, Japan; Mylan Seiyaku, Japan; Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical, Japan; Nihon Generic, Japan; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Towa Yakuhin, Japan; Yoshindo, Japan
  • Flomox
    Shionogi Seiyaku, Japan


ISInofficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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