Antimicrobials
Cefprozil

Cefprozil

Medium
Excellent
4$/d

Spectrum of Activity

Dosing

General Information

Community-acquired pneumonia, otitis media, uncomplicated skin and skin structure infections

  • Allergy (cefprozil and amoxicillin have the same side chain, hence cross -allergenicity may occur)
  • Positive Coombs
  • Cytopenias
  • GI upset, diarrhea
  • Abnormal liver enzymes

Concentration: 50 mg/mL

Taste: Palatable

Not all strengths of oral liquids are listed nor are available on formulary

Antimicrobial class: 2nd Generation Cephalosporin