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Antibiotic Susceptibility Tests are conducted in microbiological laboratories to study the effect of an antibiotic on the growth of a microbe. The most common method to study antibiotic susceptibility includes the Kirby-Bauer Method. In this method, small discs saturated with antibiotic is placed on the plate containing the bacteria. A zone of inhibition of growth around the disc is observed to study the susceptibility of the microbe to the antibiotic. Cefuroxime- CXM-30mcg is a product by Micromaster. This drug is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. It was discovered by Glaxo in the 1970s. The drug is consumed orally. Cefuroxime is susceptible to beta-lactamase and it is widely effective against Haemophilus influenza, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Lyme disease. It can also cross the blood-brain barrier.
- Product name: Cefuroxime- CXM-30mcg
- Brand: Micromaster
- Molecular formula: C16H16N4O8S
- Molecular mass: 424.38 g/mol