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CEFAZOLIN FOR INJECTION USP AND DEXTROSE INJECTION USP (cefazolin and dextrose for injection) IS CONTRAINDICATED IN PATIENTS WITH KNOWN ALLERGY TO THE CEPHALOSPORIN GROUP OF ANTIBIOTICS.
Solutions containing dextrose may be contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to corn products.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/9/2009
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