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Cefoxitin MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Cefoxitin
Tree Number(s)
D02.065.589.099.249.250.222
D02.886.665.074.250.222
D03.633.100.300.249.250.222
Unique ID
D002440
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002440
Scope Note
A semisynthetic cephamycin antibiotic resistant to beta-lactamase.
Entry Term(s)
Cefoxitin Sodium
MK-306
Mefoxin
Mefoxitin
Méfoxin
Pharm Action
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Registry Number
6OEV9DX57Y
Related Numbers
33564-30-6
35607-66-0
Q68050H03T
CAS Type 1 Name
5-Thia-1-azabicyclo(4.2.0)oct-2-ene-2-carboxylic acid, 3-(((aminocarbonyl)oxy)methyl)-7-methoxy-8-oxo-7-((2-thienylacetyl)amino)-, (6R-cis)-
NLM Classification #
QV 350.5.C3
Previous Indexing
Carbamates (1974)
Cephalosporins (1974)
Public MeSH Note
80; was see under CEPHALOSPORINS 1975-79
History Note
80(75); was see under CEPHALOSPORINS 1975-79
Date Established
1980/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/19
Revision Date
2017/05/24
Cefoxitin Preferred
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Cefoxitin Sodium Narrower
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