This medication is available only in generic form (see Generic Ancef).
Who Makes Cefazolin?
Brand-name cefazolin (sold under the name Ancef) was made by GlaxoSmithKline but is no longer available. Generic versions are still available and are made by various manufacturers (see Generic Ancef for more information).
Cefazolin comes in the following strengths and forms:
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