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Cefzil, a type of antibiotic, may be prescribed to treat various bacterial infections. Taken as a tablet or an oral liquid, this drug works to kill bacteria by preventing them from making cell walls. The dosage your healthcare provider recommends will depend on factors like your age, the severity of the infection being treated, and how well your kidneys are functioning.
- This medication comes as a tablet or an oral suspension (liquid). It is taken by mouth, usually once or twice a day.
- You can take Cefzil with or without food.
- Make sure to shake the suspension well before each dose.
- Make sure to finish the prescribed course of this antibiotic, as stopping it too soon can lead to a more serious infection.