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About 1-6 % of penicillin-sensitive patients will also be allergic to the cephalosporins. Those with a history of immediate hypersensitivity to penicillin and other beta-lactams should not receive a cephalosporin. Cephalosporins should be used with caution in patients with sensitivity to penicillin and other beta-lactams.
|Ceftriaxone (moderate infection)||1 g||BD||IV/IM.|
|Ceftriaxone (Severe infection)||2 g||BD||IV/IM.|