Kefzol Powder For Solution For Injection 10G Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Kefzol: Powder for solution for injection (10g)

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What is this Medicine?

CEFAZOLIN (sef A zoe lin) is a cephalosprin antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

In-Depth Information

Kefzol 10g Bulk Powder for Injection

NDC: 000027014
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pneumonia, Biliary Tract Infections, Upper Respiratory Tract Infections, Septicemia, Bone And Joint Infections, Endocarditis, Skin And Skin Structure Infections, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), Prostatitis, Surgical Infection Prophylaxis, Lower Respiratory Tract Infections, Epididymitis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Endocarditis Prophylaxis, Bacterial Infection Prophylaxis

Kefzol 10g Bulk Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Kefzol 10g Bulk Powder for Injection

Convulsions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Kidney Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Severe Allergy Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Hemolytic Anemia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Prothrombin Level Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Serum Sickness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hives Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.0-19.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rash With Pustules Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
1.0-7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
1.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Eosinophilia Incidence:
2.7-8.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*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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