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Zefazone (cefmetazole) Disease Interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with Zefazone (cefmetazole):


Cephalosporins (applies to Zefazone) liver disease

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility.

Cases of hepatitis have been reported with the use of certain cephalosporins. Transient rise in SGOT, SGPT, and alkaline phosphatase levels have also been observed. Caution and monitoring is recommended when these agents are prescribed to patients with hepatic disorders.

Zefazone (cefmetazole) drug interactions

There are 34 drug interactions with Zefazone (cefmetazole)

Zefazone (cefmetazole) alcohol/food interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food interaction with Zefazone (cefmetazole)

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No interaction information available.

Further information

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