Cefoperazone sodium is a semisynthetic broad-spectrum cephalosporin antibiotic for parenteral use only. Cefoperazone contains 34 mg sodium (1.5 mEq) per gram. Cefoperazone is a white crystalline powder which is freely soluble in water. The pH of a 25% aqueous solution is 5.0 to 6.5 and the solution is colorless to straw-yellow, depending on the concentration. The empirical formula is C25H26N9NaO8S2.
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: None.