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Medicine: meropenem

Prescribing competence required for Year 6
Broad spectrum activity against gram positive, gram negative and anaerobic organisms. Used in severe hospital-acquired infection and complex lower respiratory infections such as in cystic fibrosis
Related Medicines:
beta-lactamase resistant beta-lactam cell wall damage (Class: antibacterial: beta-lactam - carbapenem)
Associated Scenario(s):
[Postoperative complications]