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CEFTRIAXONE Powder for solution for injection (2018)

Active ingredients: Ceftriaxone

Product Name and Form

Ceftriaxone 1g Powder for solution for injection.

Pharmaceutical form

Powder for solution for injection (Powder for injection).

White to pale yellow crystalline powder.

Qualitative and Quantitative Composition

Each vial contains ceftriaxone sodium equivalent to 1g of ceftriaxone.

Excipient with known effect: Each gram of ceftriaxone contains approximately 82 mg (3.6mmol) of sodium.

For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.

Chemical substance
Description
Ceftriaxone

Ceftriaxone is an antibacterial for systemic use, a third-generation cephalosporin. It inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis following attachment to penicillin binding proteins (PBPs) leading to bacterial cell lysis and death.

List of excipients

None.

Pack sizes and Marketing

Ceftriaxone is supplied in Type II 15ml clear glass vials, closed with a Type I rubber stopper uncoated/coated in Omniflex and sealed with an aluminium/plastic cap.

The vials are packed in boxes of 1, 5, 10, 25 or 50 vials.

Not all pack sizes may be marketed.

Marketing authorization holder
Authorization dates

Wockhardt UK Ltd, Ash Road North, Wrexham, LL13 9UF, UK

Date of first authorisation: 16 October 2007

Marketing authorization number:

PL 29831/0034