CEFAZOLIN

CEFAZOLIN

Brand Name & Strength

Cefazolin Sandoz® 1 g

Reconstitution

Slow IV,

IV infusion

  • Reconstitute with 4 ml of WFI or NS

    Further Dilution

    IV infusion

  • Dilute in 50 – 100 ml diluent

    Diluent

    NS, WFI, D5, D5LR, QSD5, HSD5, NSD5, D10

    Administration & Infusion rate

    IM Slow IV
  • Administer over 3 – 5 min

    IV infusion

  • Administer doses > 1 g over 20 – 30 min

    Storage & Stability

    RT

    (<25 oC)

    Fridge

    (2 – 8 oC)

    After Reconstitution

    Use immediately -

    After dilution

    Use immediately -

    Remarks

  • Do not mix in same infusion with Aminoglycoside (might inactivate both drugs)