Active Ingredient(s): Cefadroxil
FDA Approved: * February 17, 1978
Pharm Company: * WARNER CHILCOTT
Category: Antibiotics

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

Duricef Overview

Cefadroxil (formerly trademarked as Duricef) is a broad-spectrum antibiotic of the cephalosporin type, effective in Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacterial infections. It is a bactericidal antibiotic. It was patented in 1967 and approved for medical use in 1978.[1] Contents 1 Medical use 1.1 Spectrum of bacterial resistance and susceptibility 2 Side effects 3 Pharmacokinetics 4 Dosage 5 Veterinary use 6 References Medical use Cefadroxil is a first-generation cepha...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 250mg, 500mg
  • For Suspension: 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml, 500mg/5ml
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml, 500mg/5ml
  • Suspension: 250mg/5ml, 500mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 1g, 1gm
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Duricef: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0430-0780 Duricef 500 mg Oral Capsule by Warner Chilcott, Inc.
  • 0430-0781 Duricef 1000 mg Oral Tablet by Warner Chilcott, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Cefadroxil or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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What Is This Medication Used For it is called CEFADROXIL, generic for Duricef? It is 500 mg capsule
I have this prescription that i can't remember what it was giving to me for...i think its an antibiotic, but not sur... 1 reply