Cephalosporins are bactericidal ?-lactam antibiotics. They inhibit the enzymes in the cell wall of bacteria susceptible to disrupt cell synthesis. There are 5 different generations of cephalosporins (see table: Cephalosporins *). Cephalosporins * drug administration route 1st generation Cefadroxil Oral cefazolin Parenteral administration Cephalexin Oral cephradine oral 2nd generation Cefaclor Oral cefotetan Parenteral administration Parenteral administration cefoxitin cefprozil oral cefuroxime parenteral or oral third generation Cefdinir Oral Cefditoren oral cefixime…

September 3, 2018