Active Ingredient(s): Cefadroxil
FDA Approved: * February 17, 1978
Pharm Company: * WARNER CHILCOTT
Category: Antibiotics

Cefadroxil (formerly trademarked as Duricef) is a broad-spectrum antibiotic of the cephalosporin type, effective in Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacterial infections. It is a bactericidal antibiotic. It was patented in 1967 and approved for medical use in 1978.[1] Contents 1 Medical use 1.1 Spectrum of bacterial resistance and susceptibility 2 Side effects 3 Pharmacokinetics 4 Dosage 5 Veterinary use 6 References Medical use Cefadroxil is a first-generation cepha... [wikipedia]

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Dosage List

Duricef 500 mg Oral Capsule
NDC: 0430-0780
Warner Chilcott, Inc.
Duricef 1000 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0430-0781
Warner Chilcott, Inc.

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