Cefzil

Active Ingredient(s): Cefprozil
FDA Approved: * December 23, 1991
Pharm Company: * BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB
Category: Antibiotics

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



Cefzil Overview

Cefprozil, sometimes spelled cefproxil and marketed under the trade names Cefzil and Cefproz, is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. In Europe it is marketed using the trade names Procef and Cronocef.[citation needed] It can be used to treat bronchitis, ear infections, skin infections, and other bacterial infections.[citation needed] It comes as a tablet and as a liquid suspension. Although there is a widely quoted cross-allergy risk of 10% between c...

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Cefzil

Is this medication related to Cephalexin? I am allergic to Cefzil as it causes itching on my tongue, gums and a loss of voice. ## This medication contains the active ingredient Cefprozil and yes, it is warned against being used in people that are allergic to Cephalosporin class antibiotics, such as Cephalexin. Have you contacted your doctor about the problem? There are other antibiotic options available, so you should contact them to see what else might be safe for you to use. ## I can't remember which antibiotic gave me gut-wrenching stomach pain as if I had rocks in my intestines. Now I'm wondering if the antibiotic (Cefzil) or the bacterial infection is causing this? Which would it most likely be?

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7721

white oval pill with 500 on one side and 7721 0n the other side...what is it??? ## I located the pill in description to be Cefzil (500 mg); also known as Cefprozil. It can be used to treat bronchitis, ear infections, skin infections, and other bacterial infections. To view information about this drug, please click on the link below... If you have any other questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to assist you.

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Oval peach\pink pill

Medium sized, with markings 250 on one side, 7720 on other. No half scarring ## This contains 250mgs of Cefpoizil, a generic for Cefzil, this is an antibiotic. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, diarrhea and skin rash. You can read more on it here: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## this is an oval shaped peach/pink pill with the numbers 93/7440 on the front and nothing on the back

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cefprozil
  • For Suspension: 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 250mg, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cefzil: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 61126-101 Cefzil 250 mg Oral Tablet by Corden Pharma Latina S.p.a.
  • 61126-102 Cefzil 500 mg Oral Tablet by Corden Pharma Latina S.p.a.
  • 61126-201 Cefzil 125 mg/5ml Oral Suspension by Corden Pharma Latina S.p.a.
  • 61126-202 Cefzil 250 mg/5ml Oral Suspension by Corden Pharma Latina S.p.a.

Other drugs which contain Cefprozil or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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