Infectious Disease Compendium

Cefprozil (Cefzil®)

Dosing

CrCl Formula

CrCl > 80: 250 - 500 mg q 12 - 24 h po.

CrCl 80-50: 250 - 500 mg po q 12 - 24 h po.

CrCl 50-10: 125 - 250 mg po q 12 - 24 h po.

CrCl < 10: 125 - 250 mg po q 12 - 24 h po.

Hemodialysis:

Peritoneal dialysis:

Important side effects

Important drug interactions

Rants and Screeds

Pearls

Treatment of choice

Use for

Bronchitis, Cellulitis, Osteomyelitis, Otitis media, Pharyngitis, Pneumonia, Sinusitis, tonsillitis.

Don't use for

Class

Cephalosporin.