In the US, Cefotetan (cefotetan systemic) is a member of the drug class second generation cephalosporins and is used to treat Bacterial Infection, Bone infection, Cesarean Section, Cholecystitis, Intraabdominal Infection, Joint Infection, Kidney Infections, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Peritonitis, Pneumonia, Skin or Soft Tissue Infection, Surgical Prophylaxis and Urinary Tract Infection.
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- Cefotetanum (Latin)
- Cefotetan (German)
- Céfotétan (French)
- Cefotetán (Spanish)
- Cefotetan (OS: BAN, USAN, DCIT, JAN)
- Céfotétan (OS: DCF)
- ICI 156834 (IS: Zeneca)
- Cefotetan (PH: JP XVI, USP 38)
- Cefotetan Disodium (OS: USAN)
- Cefotetan Sodium (OS: JAN)
- YM 09330 (IS: Yamanouchi)
- Cefotetan Disodium (PH: USP 38)
|BAN||British Approved Name|
|DCF||Dénomination Commune Française|
|DCIT||Denominazione Comune Italiana|
|JAN||Japanese Accepted Name|
|Rec.INN||Recommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)|
|USAN||United States Adopted Name|
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