Ancef (cefazolin) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Ancef (cefazolin):
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Moderate Potential Hazard, High plausibility
cefazolin - sodium
Parenteral cefazolin sodium contains approximately 46 mg (2 mEq) of sodium per each gram of cefazolin activity. The sodium content should be considered in patients with conditions that may require sodium restriction, such as congestive heart failure, hypertension, and fluid retention.
- "Product Information. Ancef (cefazolin)." SmithKline Beecham, Philadelphia, PA.
- "Product Information. Kefzol (cefazolin)." Lilly, Eli and Company, Indianapolis, IN.
Ancef (cefazolin) drug interactions
There are 55 drug interactions with Ancef (cefazolin)
Ancef (cefazolin) disease interactions
There are 6 disease interactions with Ancef (cefazolin) which include:
More about Ancef (cefazolin)
- Ancef Side Effects
- During Pregnancy or Breastfeeding
- Dosage Information
- Drug Interactions
- En Español
- Drug class: first generation cephalosporins
- FDA Alerts (1)
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|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.|
|No information available.|
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