Ceftriaxone

Active ingredient description

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.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Ceftriaxone
J Antiinfectives for systemic use → J01 Antibacterials for systemic use → J01D Other beta-lactam antibacterials → J01DD Third-generation cephalosporins
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Medicines

Ceftriaxone is the active ingredient of these drugs:

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Cyprus Hong Kong

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Hong Kong Ireland Singapore United Kingdom

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Poland

Lithuania

Brazil

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France

Brazil

Singapore Tunisia

Brazil

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Cyprus New Zealand

Ceftriaxone is also found within below combination drugs:

MEDAXONUM LIDO

Product monographs

Medicine agencies around the world have authorized marketing of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title
Type
Country
Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
UK

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Unique ingredient identifier (UNII)

75J73V1629 - CEFTRIAXONE

CAS registry number

104376-79-6 - Ceftriaxone sodium sesquaterhydrate

73384-59-5 - ceftriaxone

74578-69-1 - Ceftriaxone disodium salt

SNOMED-CT

372670001 - Ceftriaxone (substance)