8 mg/kg/24h PO divided q12-24h
Maximum: 400 mg/24h
Renally cleared, requires dosage adjustment with changes in renal function. Consult a pharmacist for renal dosing.
Allergy (immediate & delayed), structurally unrelated to most B-lactams,
GI upset, diarrhea
Abnormal liver enzymes
Antimicrobial class: 3rd Generation Cephalosporin