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Your healthcare provider may prescribe cefepime (Maxipime®) if you have an infection. The medication is used for treating infections caused by certain types of bacteria, and is approved for use in adults and children as young as two months old.
Cefepime is available in various strengths and is given as an intramuscular (IM) injection or as an intravenous (IV) injection every 8 or 12 hours. Some of the side effects that have been reported with the medication include nausea, diarrhea, and a rash.
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