Clinical investigation of cefadroxil in pediatric field

Seiichiro Nanri, Keiji Jozaki, Haruki Hattori, Masahiro Hotta, Hironobu Akita, Naoya Yamashita, Keisuke Sunakawa, Tadao Oikawa, Yasuo Ichihashi, Hirotake Takahashi, Satoshi Iwata, Tateo Kori

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Abstract

(1) Cefadroxil powder for syrup was administered in 24 cases of respiratory tract infection and urinary tract infection, and the efficacy was obtained in 21 cases, effective ratio being 87.5%. (2) Clinical effect could be obtained satisfactorily at a daily dose of 10~15mg/kg divided into 3 times after each meal. (3) As to the side effect, GOT and GPT rose in 1 case, and stomatitis in 1 case, though the patients returned to normal after discontinuation of the drug. (4) Haemophilus appeared by pharyngeal culture after administration of the drug, and attention should be paid on an alteration of pharyngeal flora.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)152-156
Number of pages5
Journalthe japanese journal of antibiotics
Volume34
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1981 Jan 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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    Nanri, S., Jozaki, K., Hattori, H., Hotta, M., Akita, H., Yamashita, N., Sunakawa, K., Oikawa, T., Ichihashi, Y., Takahashi, H., Iwata, S., & Kori, T. (1981). Clinical investigation of cefadroxil in pediatric field. the japanese journal of antibiotics, 34(2), 152-156. https://doi.org/10.11553/antibiotics1968b.34.152