Renally cleared, requires dosage adjustment with changes in renal function. Consult a pharmacist for renal dosing.
Allergy (immediate & delayed), structurally unrelated to most B-lactams,
GI upset, diarrhea
Abnormal liver enzymes
Concentration: 20 mg/mL
Taste: very palatable
Not all strengths of oral liquids are listed nor are available on IWK formulary
400 mg tablet
Tablets and capsules are preferred especially over an unpleasant tasting liquid.
Not all strengths of oral tablets/capsules are listed and they are not all available on the IWK formulary.
Antimicrobial class: 3rd Generation Cephalosporin