Cefrazon Vial: Third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic


  • Cefrazon 1 gm. vial: contains 1000 mg Cefoperazone sodium.
  • Cefrazon 0.5 gm. vial: contains 500 mg Cefoperazone sodium.


  1. Respiratory tract infections.
  2. Peritonitis and other intra-abdominal infections.
  3. Bacterial septicemia.
  4. Pelvic inflammatory disease.
  5. Genito Urinary Tract infection, endometritis.
  6. Cystic Fibrosis.
  7. Skin and soft tissue infections.

Precautions & incompatibility

  • Care should be taken in patient receiving anticoagulants.
  • Combination with aminoglycosides is not recommended because of the potential for inactivation of either drug.
  • Not used if there is allergic reaction to cefoperazone or any other cephalosporin medicine.
  • In streptocoocus Infection you should keep taking this medicine for at least 10 days since serious heart or kidney problem could develop later if your infection is not cleared up completely.


  • I.M deep injection as a shot given in muscle.
  • I.V sure there is no leak, clear solution with no particles in it
  • I.V by intermittent or continous infusion.


Adult common dosage: One vial of 1 gm, every 12 hours.

Adults 2-4 gm. daily in 2 divided doses.
Severe infections up to 12 gm. daily in 2 4 divided doses.
Liver disease or biliary obstruction Dose shouldn’t exceed 4 gm. Daily.


  • cefrazon 1 gm. vial: Pack of one vial + 2 ampules of 5 ml. sterile water.
  • cefrazon 0.5 gm. vial: Pack of one vial + 1 ampule of 5 ml. sterile water.


  • Store at temperature not exceeding 30°C.
  • Keep in dry place, protect from light.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Medicament is a product which affects your health, and its consumption contrary to instructions is dangerous for you.
  • Follow strictly the doctor’s prescription, the method of use and the instructions of the pharmacist who sales the medicament.
  • The doctor and the pharmacist are experts in medicine. It’s benefits and risks.
  • Do not by yourself interrupt the period of treatment prescribed for you.
  • Do not repeat the same prescription without consulting your doctor.
  • Keep medicament out of children reach.

Council of Arab Health Ministers and Union of Arab Pharmacists

Produced by: El Nasr Pharmaceutical Chemicals Co. “ADWIC” Abu-Zaabal – A.R.E.. ATC Code: J01DD12