Ceftriaxone

C. diff Risk

High

Oral Bioavailability

NA

Approximate Cost

Spectrum Of Activity

Dosing

Central nervous system infection: 2 g q12h

Standard dose: 1-2 g q24h

No dose adjustment.

General Information

Adverse Effects

Allergy/rash (immediate or delayed).

Cytopenias, eosinophilia, and hepatic and renal laboratory abnormalities.

Gallbladder pseudolithiasis.

Pharmacology

Antimicrobial class: Parenteral Cephalosporin - 3rd Generation

Pregnancy category: B