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Cephalosporins

Cephalosporins, group of broad-spectrum antibiotics, most of which are derived from the penicillinlike cephalosporin C that was discovered in sewage in Sardinia. They act against the same bacteria as natural penicillin and can produce allergic reactions.

See also: Antibiotic.

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