Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Xenleta


Lefamulin injection is used to treat community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (CABP).

Lefamulin belongs to the class of medicines known as pleuromutilin antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. However, this medicine will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of your doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution