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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Cephalosporin

Chemical Name

(6R,7S)-7-[2-[[(S)-2-Amino-2-carboxyetyl]tio]acetamido]-7-metoxy-3-[[(1-metyl-1H-tetrazol-5-yl)tio]-1-metyl]-8-oxo-5-tia-1-azabicyclo[4.2.0]oct-2-ene-2-carboxylic acid

Foreign Names

  • Cefminoxum (Latin)
  • Cefminox (German)
  • Cefminox (French)
  • Cefminox (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Dalibang
    Zhi Jun Pharm, China
  • Han Guang Nuo
    Bozhou Pharm, China
  • Meicelin
    Meiji, China; Meiji, Thailand; Meiji Seika Pharma, Japan; Yungjin, South Korea
  • Melnox
    Kukje Pharma, China
  • Qipu
    Yangtze River Pharma, China
  • Tencef
    Tedec-Meiji Farma, Spain
  • Xian Feng Mei Nuo
    Asia Pioneer, China; Shanghai Pharma Group, China


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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