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Systematic (IUPAC) name
oct-2-ene-2-carboxylic acid
CAS number 65085-01-0
ATC code J01DD05
PubChem 9570757
DrugBank APRD00851
ChemSpider 7845223
Chemical data
Formula C 16H17N9O5S3  
Mol. mass 511.562 g/mol
SMILES eMolecules & PubChem
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability 100% (given IM)
Protein binding 50% to 70%
Metabolism Negligible
Half life 1 hour
Excretion Renal, unchanged
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status
Routes Intramuscular, intravenous
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Cefmenoxime is a third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic.

External links

  • DDB 30892
  • Yokota N, Koguchi M, Suzuki Y, Fukayama S, Ishihara R, Deguchi K, Oda S, Tanaka S, Nakane Y, Fukumoto T (1995). "Antibacterial activities of cefmenoxime against recent fresh clinical isolates from patients in sinusitis". Jpn J Antibiot 48 (5): 602–9. PMID 7637194.  
  • Paladino J, Fell R (1994). "Pharmacoeconomic analysis of cefmenoxime dual individualization in the treatment of nosocomial pneumonia.". Ann Pharmacother 28 (3): 384–9. PMID 8193431.  
  • Duncker G, Reich U, Krausse R (1994). "Cefmenoxime in corneal organ culture.". Ophthalmologica 208 (5): 262–6. PMID 7816419.  


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