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Cefdinir (Omnicef )

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Cefdinir (Omnicef )

What is the Generic Name for Omnicef?

Cefdinir

What is the Trade Name for Cefdinir?

Omnicef

What are the Indications of Cefdinir (Omnicef )?

  • Treatment of skin infections
  • Otitis media

What are the Actions of Cefdinir (Omnicef )?

Bactericidal, binds to bacterial cell wall causing cell death

What is the Therapeutic Class of Cefdinir (Omnicef )?

Anti-infectives

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Cefdinir (Omnicef )?

Cephalosporin 2nd generations

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Date Published - Feb 16, 2016
Date Modified - Jun 26, 2016

Jon Haws RN

Written by Jon Haws RN

Jon Haws RN began his nursing career at a Level I Trauma ICU in DFW working as a code team nurse, charge nurse, and preceptor. Frustrated with the nursing education process, Jon started NRSNG in 2014 with a desire to provide tools and confidence to nursing students around the globe. When he's not busting out content for NRSNG, Jon enjoys spending time with his two kids and wife.