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Ceftriaxone for Injection and Dextrose injection (ceftriaxone (ceftriaxone sodium and dextrose injection ) sodium and dextrose injection ) is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to the cephalosporin class of antibiotics.
Solutions containing dextrose may be contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to corn products.
Last reviewed on RxList: 10/3/2007
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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