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Antibiotic   Cefoxitin sodium  
Stability in solutions Stability of mixtures Factors which affect stability Compatibility Route of administration References pdf
   Chemical structure  

Tradename   Tradename     

Trade names are indicative and excipients composition can be different depending on the country and manufacturers

Altraxitina Portugal
Cefociclin Italy
Cefox Brazil
Cefoxit Brazil
Cefoxitin Australia, Austria, Canada, United States of America
Cefoxitina Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Portugal, Spain
Cefton Brazil
Destrepen Greece
Foxitin Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates
Kefox Greece
Mefoxil Greece
Mefoxin Australia, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, United States of America
Mefoxitin Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Venezuela
Metaptyl Sweden
Renoxitin Great Britain
Tifox Italy
Stability in solutions   injection   Stability in solutions : Cefoxitin sodium     
Container Solvent Concentration Temperature Storage Duration of stability References
Glass NaCl 0,9% or Glucose 5% 20 mg/ml 25°C Light
48 Hour
Level of evidence D

Polyvinyl chloride Water for Injection 40 mg/ml -20°C Protect from light
30 Day
Level of evidence D

Polyvinyl chloride Glucose 5% 20 mg/ml -20°C Protect from light
30 Day
Biological analysis

Polypropylen Syringe Glucose 5% 125 mg/ml 20-25°C Light
12 Hour
Level of evidence C+

Polyisoprene elastomer Glucose 5% 5 & 60 mg/ml 4°C Protect from light
10 Day
Manufacturer's stability data

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