Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Xenleta


Lefamulin 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 available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet