"Every year as many as 10 million U.S. children risk side effects from antibiotic prescriptions that are unlikely to help their upper respiratory conditions. Many of these infections are caused by viruses, which are not helped by antibiotics."...
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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