Ceftazidime, sold under the brand names Fortaz among others, is an antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. Specifically it is used for joint infections, meningitis, pneumonia, sepsis, urinary tract infections, malignant otitis externa, pseudomonas aeruginosa infection, and vibrio infection. It is given by injection into a vein or muscle.
||+39.5 to +41.5
|State of solution(transmittance)
||Clear 98.0% min.
|Other amino acids
||Chromatographically not detectable
|Loss on drying
|Residue on ignition
||25kg/drum with double plastic bags inside; packed in a cardboard drum or fiber HDPE drum.
||Stored in a clean, cool, dry area; keep away from moisture and strong, direct light/heat
||5 years if sealed and store away from direct sun light.