Active Ingredient(s):Cefazolin FDA Approved: * October 4, 1973 Pharm Company: *GLAXOSMITHKLINE Category:Antibiotics
Cefazolin, also known as cefazoline and cephazolin, is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. Specifically it is used to treat cellulitis, urinary tract infections, pneumonia, endocarditis, joint infection, and biliary tract infections. It is also used to prevent group B streptococcal disease around the time of delivery and before surgery. It is typically given by injectio...
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