Zavicefta®▼(ceftazidime and avibactam)

Prescribing information is available at the bottom of this page.

Zavicefta®▼ indications

ZAVICEFTA is indicated for the treatment of the following infections in adults: Complicated urinary tract infections, including pyelonephritis; Complicated intra-abdominal infections; Hospital-acquired pneumonia, including ventilator-associated pneumonia; Infections due to aerobic Gram-negative organisms in adult patients with limited treatment options

Clinical Information

Zavicefta has been designed to manage difficult-to-treat infections that are becoming increasingly resistant to current standards of care, and represents an additional choice of treatment to healthcare professionals.

Prescribing Information
Meropenem 1g Powder for Solution for Injection or InfusionSPC 
Legal Category: POM.       Basic NHS Cost: 10 vial pack £206.30
Meropenem 500mg Powder for Solution for Injection or Infusion – SPC 
Legal Category: POM.       Basic NHS Cost: 10 vial pack £103.10
 
Piperacillin/tazobactam
Tazocin 2g/0.25g Powder for Solution for Infusion – SPC
Legal category: POM.       Basic NHS cost: 1 vial pack £7.65 
Tazocin 4 g/0.5g Powder for Solution for Infusion – SPC
Legal category: POM.       Basic NHS cost: 1 vial pack £15.17 
 
Tygacil 50mg Powder for Solution for Infusion – SPC
Legal Category: POM.       Basic NHS Cost: 10 vial pack £323.10
 
Zavicefta® 2 g/0.5g Powder for Concentrate for Solution for Infusion – SPC
Legal category: POM.       Basic NHS price: 10 vial pack £857.00.
 

PP-ZVA-GBR-0408

Date of Preparation: February 2018