Pimcef is used for:

  • Treatment of nosocomial and community-acquired pneumonia due to susceptible organisms.
  • Complicated urinary tract infections.
  • Skin and skin structure infections.
  • Complicated intra-abdominal infections


  • Cefepime 1g

Dosage .

  • Pneumonia (nosocomial): IV 1-2g every 8-12hrs for 7-21days [7-10 days in the absence of Pseudomonas]
  • Pneumonia (Community-acquired, including Pseudomonal): IV 1-2g/12hrs for 10     days
  • Complicated & uncomplicated UTI: IM/IV 0.5-1g/12hrs for 7-10 days (in severe cases, 2g/12hrs for 10 days)
  • Uncomplicated skin & skin structure infections: IV 2g/12hrs for 7-10 days
  • Complicated intra-abdominal infections: IV 2g/12hrs for 7-10 days.


1vial for IV/IM