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A 42-year-old woman with a history of renal insufficiency visits her physician with a recent respiratory tract infection. Her physician wants to prescribe antibiotic for her infection.

Which of these antibiotics does NOT need adjustment because of her renal insufficiency?

A-Cefazolin

B-Cefoxitin

C-Ceftriaxone

D-Cephalexin

E-Fosfomycin




Answer:

The only drug of the listed ones that is not adjusted in renal insufficiency is Ceftriaxone. The dose used in normal renal function can be used in severe renal insufficiency.

The correct answer is C