Doripenem is an antibiotic that fights bacteria. Doripenem is used to treat severe infections of the stomach, bladder, or kidneys. Doripenem may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Doripenem is a beta-lactam antibiotic that belongs to the carbapenem group with broad-spectrum activity against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. Doripenem interfere with the process of bacterial cell wall growth, which eventually leads to destruction of the infectious bacteria in the body. It is indicated to treat severe bacterial infections of stomach and urinary tract.