Cefazolin

FDA Approved: * August 12, 2005
Pharm Company: * ORCHID HLTHCARE
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Cefazolin Overview

Cefazolin, also known as cefazoline and cephazolin, is an antibiotic used for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections.[2] Specifically it is used to treat cellulitis, urinary tract infections, pneumonia, endocarditis, joint infection, and biliary tract infections.[2] It is also used to prevent group B streptococcal disease around the time of delivery and before surgery.[2] It is typically given by injection into a muscle or vein.&#...

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antibiotic ## This is a brand name for Cefazolin, a cephalosporin class antibiotic. Cefazolin Click Here ## My mother was prescribed this medication for a sinus infection. Although the directions say to take with OR without food, my advice is to take with food because this medication can be rough on the gastrointestinal(G.I.) tract, as evidenced by a side effect of diarrhea. May also dry you out, so drink a good amount of water, which is a good idea anyway, especially when your body is fighting off an infection. ## Most antibiotics will cause diarrhea when they start to take effect in your body, that is a perfectly normal effect. As to taking it with food, the reason they tell you not to is because certain food can affect how well the medication works for you and how much of it your bod...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cefazolin
  • Injection: 10g, 10gm, 10gm/vial, 1g, 1g/50ml, 1gm, 1gm/vial, 20g, 20gm/vial, 250mg, 250mg/vial, 500mg, 500mg/50ml, 500mg/vial, 5gm/vial
  • Solution: 2 G Per 100 Ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cefazolin: (62 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0143-9261 Cefazolin 10 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by West-ward Pharmaceuticals Corp
  • 0143-9262 Cefazolin 330 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by West-ward Pharmaceuticals Corp
  • 0143-9665 Cefazolin 20 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9923 Cefazolin 500 mg/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9924 Cefazolin 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9983 Cefazolin 10 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0264-3103 Cefazolin Sodium 1 g/50ml Intravenous Solution by B. Braun Medical Inc.
  • 0264-3105 Cefazolin Sodium 2 g/50ml Intravenous Solution by B. Braun Medical Inc.
  • 0338-3503 Cefazolin 1 g/50ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • 0338-3508 Cefazolin 2 g/100ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • 0409-0805 Cefazolin 1 g/3ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-0806 Cefazolin 10 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-2585 Cefazolin 1 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Hospira, Inc
  • 0781-3450 Cefazolin 500 mg/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3451 Cefazolin 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3452 Cefazolin 10 g/1 Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-9337 Cefazolin 10 g/1 Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-9338 Cefazolin 500 mg/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-9339 Cefazolin 1 g/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 25021-100 Cefazolin 500 mg/2.2ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
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