Were you looking for information about Cefepime? Cephapime is a common misspelling of cefepime.
Cefepime (Maxipime®) is a prescription medicine licensed to treat infections caused by certain types of bacteria. By stopping bacteria from making cell walls, the antibiotic eventually kills the bacteria causing the infection.
This drug is only available as a generic product and is injected either into a vein or a muscle. Before receiving it, you should talk to your healthcare provider if you are pregnant, have a penicillin allergy, or have problems with your kidneys.
(Click Cefepime to learn more about the uses, effects, various forms, and potential side effects of this antibiotic. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)