Definition of Cephalothin

1. Noun. A semisynthetic analogue of cephalosporin.

Generic synonyms: Cephalosporin, Mefoxin



Definition of Cephalothin

1. Noun. (medicine) A semisynthetic antibiotic related to cephalosporin ¹

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Definition of Cephalothin

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Medical Definition of Cephalothin

1. A cephalosporin antibiotic. Pharmacological action: cephalosporins. Chemical name: 5-Thia-1-azabicyclo(4.2.0)oct-2-ene-2-carboxylic acid, 3-((acetyloxy)methyl)-8-oxo-7-((2-thienylacetyl)amino)-, (6R-trans)- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cephalothin

cephalorrhachidian index
cephalosome
cephalosomes
cephalosporanic acid
cephalosporanic acids
cephalosporin
cephalosporin 7-alpha-hydroxylase
cephalosporin C transaminase
cephalosporin resistance
cephalosporinase
cephalosporins
cephalostat
cephalostatin
cephalostatins
cephalostyle
cephalothin (current term)
cephalothins
cephalothoraces
cephalothoracic
cephalothoracopagus
cephalothoracopagus asymmetros
cephalothoracopagus disymmetros
cephalothoracopagus monosymmetros
cephalothorax
cephalothoraxes
cephalotome
cephalotomes
cephalotomies
cephalotomy
cephalotoxin

Literary usage of Cephalothin

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1. Alzheimer's Disease: Diagnosis, Cause & Treatment by Margaret Strock (1996)
"... tocainide Antibiotics: cephalexin, cephalothin, metronidazole, ciprofloxacin, ofloxacin Anticholinergic agents: benztropine, homatropine, scopolamine, ..."

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