Aztreonam Injection is an antibiotic formulation which is administered for treating infections including pneumonia, UTI, endometritis, & sepsis caused by gram-negative bacteria. It has been formulated using aztreonam as active compound having molecular formula C13H17N5O8S2 and molar mass of 435.433g/mol. This injection is completely suitable to be prescribed for treating complications of cystic fibrosis. Aztreonam Injection works by blocking peptidoglycan crosslinking by inhibiting synthesis of mucopeptide in bacterial cell wall.
Shows excellent affinity for penicillin binding proteins
Gets metabolized in liver with elimination half life of about 1.7 hours
Administered via intramuscular or intravenous routes