cefadroxil monohydrate

cefadroxil monohydrate

[sē′fədrok′sil]
a cephalosporin antibiotic.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of selected bacterial infections.
contraindications Known hypersensitivity to cephalosporins prohibits its use. It is administered with caution to patients with a history of allergy to penicillins.
adverse effects Among the most serious adverse reactions are hypersensitivity reactions and severe diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting.