Indian Journal of Science and Technology
Year: 2009, Volume: 2, Issue: 12, Pages: 40-43
Ramesh Pennamareddy1 , K. Prabakar1 and J. Pandiyan2
1P.G. Department of Zoology, Jamal Mohamed College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli;
2P.G. Research Dept. of Zoology & Wildlife Biology, AVC College (Autonomous), Mannampandal-609 305, TN, India
*Author for the correspondence:
P.G. Research Dept. of Zoology & Wildlife Biology,
AVC College (Autonomous), Mannampandal-609 305, TN, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Cephalosporin antibiotics are the most wi Abstract delyused as life saving drugs. The drug is subjected to bacterial endotoxins test before releasing into market but due to interfering factors in most of the cases there is a probability of getting false positive results. Hence, noninterfering dilution (NID) to be selected before validating the product. Single product from 1st to 4th generation cephalosporins were selected in this study and the NID factor among those Cephalosporin antibiotics is found between + two fold.
Keywords: Cephalosporin antibiotics, endotoxin test, noninterfering dilution (NID).
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