Active ingredients: Cefazolin
Cefazolin 2 g, powder for solution for injection/infusion.
Powder for solution for injection/infusion.
White or almost white powder.
One vial contains 2096.72 mg cefazolin sodium corresponding to 2000 mg cefazolin.
One vial contains 101.6 mg sodium, corresponding to 4.4 mmol.
For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
Cefazolin is a bactericidal cephalosporin antibiotic of the first generation for parenteral administration. Cephalosporins inhibit cell wall synthesis (in the growth stage) through blocking the penicillin-binding proteins (PBPs) like transpeptidases. The outcome is a bactericidal action.
The product is supplied in 15 ml (type I) and 100 ml colourless glass vials (type II) closed with a chlorobutyl rubber stopper which is sealed with an aluminium flip-off cap, containing a white or almost white powder.
Packages with 1, 5 and 10 vials.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.
MIP Pharma GmbH, Kirkeler Str. 41, 66440, Blieskastel, Germany