Cephalosporin

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Cephalosporins are a class of β-lactam antibiotics originally derived from the fungus Acremonium spp,

They are generally broad-spectrum bactericidal in activity, causing disruption to the synthesis of the peptidoglycan layer of bacterial cell walls.

Few side-effects are noted in dogs, primarily gastroenteritis associated with higher doses.

Forms of cephalosporins include: