Duricef Oral Tablet 1G Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Duricef: Oral tablet (1g)

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Duricef 1g Tablet
Actavis- US Brands formerly Warner Chilcott PLC
Pill Identification: PPP 785 
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Cefadroxil 1g Tablet
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 9 3  |  4059
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Duricef 1g Tablet
Bristol Myers Squibb Co
Pill Identification: PPP 785 
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Cefadroxil 1g Tablet
Ivax Pharmaceuticals Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: 4059 

What is this Medicine?

CEFADROXIL (sef a DROX il) is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Similar Generic Drugs : Cefadroxil: Oral tablet (1g)
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Duricef 1g Tablet

NDC: 000870785
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Tonsillitis, Impetigo, Cystitis, Pharyngitis, Skin And Skin Structure Infections, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Endocarditis Prophylaxis, Rheumatic Fever Prophylaxis

Duricef 1g Tablet
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Bristol Myers Squibb Co
Pill Identification: PPP 785 
Shape: oval
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Duricef 1g Tablet

Upset Stomach Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Kidney Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Vomiting Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hemolytic Anemia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Angioedema Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
1.0-7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Hives Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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