Synonyms

1. cephalosporin

noun. ['ˌsɛfəˈlɔˌspɔrɪn'] one of several broad spectrum antibiotic substances obtained from fungi and related to penicillin (trade names Mefoxin); addition of side chains has produced semisynthetic antibiotics with greater antibacterial activity.

Synonyms

  • cephalothin
  • Ultracef
  • antibiotic
  • antibiotic drug
  • Claforan
  • Fortaz
  • Ceftin
  • cefoperazone
  • Mefoxin
  • ceftazidime
  • ceftriaxone
  • Cefobid
  • Zinacef
  • Keflex
  • cephalexin
  • Tazicef
  • cefotaxime
  • cefuroxime
  • Keftab
  • Rocephin
  • cefadroxil

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Words that Rhyme with Cephalosporin

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  • halperin
  • heparin
  • intrauterine
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  • pamperin
  • pelerin
  • pellerin
  • premarin
  • severin

Example sentences of the word cephalosporin


1. Noun, singular or mass
Also do so if he's ever experienced any problems with any penicillin or cephalosporin medications.

2. Verb, base form
Cephalexin should never be administered if your dog is allergic to penicillin or cephalosporin.

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