Cefotaxime

Restricted
Restricted

C. diff Risk

High

Oral Bioavailability

NA

Approximate Cost

$$

Dosing

Restricted Use

For neonatal use only.

General Information

Drug Monitoring

Laboratory

  • For IV cephalosporins, Cr weekly

Clinical

  • Hypersensitivity

  • Diarrhea

  • Other GI effects

Adverse Effects

  • GI effects

  • Hypersensitivity reactions

  • C. difficile