Antibiotic Formulations

ANTIBIOTIC FORMULATIONS
Generic Brand Tab-
lets
Cap-
sules
Liquid Inhala-
tion
Injec-
tion
Aminoglycosides
gentamicin        
Cephalosporins
cefaclor ✓/E    
cefadroxil    
cefdinir      
cefditoren Spectracef        
cefepime Maxipime        
cefixime Suprax ✓/C      
cefpodoxime      
cefprozil      
ceftaroline Teflaro        
ceftibuten Cedax      
ceftriaxone Rocephin        
cefuroxime Ceftin      
Zinacef        
cephalexin Keflex        
Macrolides
azithromycin Zithromax    
Zmax        
clarithromycin Biaxin      
Biaxin XL        
erythromycin E.E.S.      
Eryc        
Eryped        
Ery-Tab        
PCE        
Nitroimidazoles
metronidazole Flagyl      
Penicillins
Broad Spectrum
amoxicillin      
Amoxil ✓/C ✓/D    
Moxatag ✓/E        
ampicillin    
Penicillinase-Sensitive
penicillin VK      
Antipseudomonals
Broad-Spectrum Penicillin + Beta-Lactamase Inhibitor
amoxicillin + clavulanate Augmentin ✓/C      
Augmentin
 ES
       
Augmentin
 XR
       
ampicillin + sulbactam Unasyn        
piperacillin + tazobactam Zosyn        
Quinolones
ciprofloxacin Cipro    
Cipro XR        
gemifloxacin Factive        
levofloxacin Levaquin    
moxifloxacin Avelox      
norfloxacin Noroxin        
ofloxacin        
Sulfonamides
sulfisoxazole Gantrisin        
Sulfonamide + Folic Acid Inhibitor
sulfamethoxazole + trimethoprim Bactrim ✓/DS        
Septra ✓/DS    
Tetracyclines
doxycycline Doryx        
Monodox        
Vibramycin      
minocycline Minocin        
tetracycline        
Other Classes
aztreonam (monobactam) Cayston


✓/P
clindamycin (lincosamide) Cleocin    
dalbavancin (lipoglycopeptide) Dalvance        
daptomycin (cyclic lipopeptide) Cubicin        
doripenem (carbapenem) Doribax        
ertapenem (carbapenem) Invanz        
fosfomycin Monurol        
linezolid (oxazolidinone) Zyvox    
meropenem (carbapenem) Merrem        
nitrofurantoin Furadantin        
Macrobid        
Macrodantin        
oritavancin (lipoglycopeptide) Orbactiv        
quinupristin/
dalfopristin (streptogramin)
Synercid        
rifampin (rifamycin) Rifadin      
rifaximin (rifamycin) Xifaxan        
telavancin Vibativ        
telithromycin (ketolide) Ketek        
tigecycline (glycylcycline) Tygacil        
vancomycin (tricyclic glycopeptide) Vancocin      
imipenem + cilastatin (carbapenem) Primaxin        
NOTES

Key: C = chewable tablets;  D = drops;  DS = double strength tablets also available;  E = extended-release;  P = powder for nebulization after reconstitution
Not an inclusive list of medications.

(Rev. 12/2014)

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