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Cefazolin (Ancef) Summary

Description: A semisynthetic cephalosporin analog with broad-spectrum antibiotic action due to inhibition of bacterial cell wall synthesis. It attains high serum levels and is excreted quickly via the urine.

Also Known As: Ancef; Cefazolin Sodium; Gramaxin; Kefzol; Cefamedin Show All >>

Networked: 1040 relevant articles (148 outcomes, 158 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Cefazolin is Relevant

  1. Infection : 65 outcomes 49 studies in 353 results
  2. Wound Infection (Wound Infections) : 8 outcomes 13 studies in 78 results
  3. Peritonitis : 7 outcomes 9 studies in 54 results
  4. Endocarditis : 7 outcomes 4 studies in 27 results
  5. Urinary Tract Infections (Urinary Tract Infection) : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 44 results
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Drugs Related to Cefazolin

  1. Vancomycin
  2. Gentamicins (Gentamicin)
  3. Ceftriaxone (Ceftriaxon)
  4. Tobramycin (Nebcin)
  5. Cefotaxime (Kendrick)
  6. Cefamandole
  7. Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)
  8. Ampicillin (Omnipen)
  9. Ofloxacin (Levofloxacin)
  10. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
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Therapies Related to Cefazolin

  1. Hysterectomy
  2. Microspheres (Microsphere)
  3. Transplants (Transplant)
  4. Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD)
  5. Injections
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