What is the generic name of Zavicefta?
Generic name of Zavicefta is Avibactam(0.5g) + Ceftazidime (2g)
Who is the manufacturer of Zavicefta?
Zavicefta is manufactured by Pfizer Inc..
Is Zavicefta approved by USA FDA?
Yes, Zavicefta is approved by FDA. The product was approved in 2016.
What is the dosage of Zavicefta?
Zavicefta is available as Single vial for Injection. Recommended dose is one vial (2 g of ceftazidime and 0.5 g of avibactam), every 8 hours.
What are the storage conditions of Zavicefta?
The product should be Stored at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F). Excursions are permitted between 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F)
How Zavicefta is supplied?
Zavicefta is supplied as 10 vials for Injections in one pack.
How does Zavicefta work?
Ceftazidime inhibits bacterial peptidoglycan cell wall synthesis following binding to penicillin binding proteins (PBPs), which leads to bacterial cell lysis and death. Avibactam is a non β-lactam, βlactamase inhibitor that acts by forming a covalent adduct with the enzyme that is stable to hydrolysis. It inhibits both Ambler class A and class C β-lactamases and some class D enzymes, including extended-spectrum β-lactamases (ESBLs), KPC and OXA-48 carbapenemases, and AmpC enzymes. Avibactam does not inhibit class B enzymes (metallo-β-lactamases) and is not able to inhibit many class D enzymes.
What is Zavicefta used for?
Zavicefta is indicated for :-
Complicated intra-abdominal infection (cIAI)
- Complicated urinary tract infection (cUTI), including pyelonephritis
- Hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP), including ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP)
Is there any generic or bio similar available for Zavicefta.
Zavicefta is an innovator brand of Avibactam(0.5g)+Ceftazidime (2g) . There are no other generic option available for Avibactam(0.5g)+Ceftazidime (2g) from reputed manufacturers.
What is the price of Zavicefta in India?
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Is it safe to buy Zavicefta in India from local distributor?
It is always better to check the credential of the person / distributor before confirming.