Mezlocillin is a ureidopenicillin which is active against certain ampicillin resistant bacteria. It is, however, inactivated by penicillinases.
- gram positive and negative infections, including enteric bacilli. Antipseudomonal activity.
- history of renal impairment and allergy
- penicillin hypersensitivity.
- see 'penicillins (general side-effects)'
Routes of administration:-
- i.m. injection
- i.v. injection
- i.v. infusion
ROA: im injection and iv infusion and injection.