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Antibiotics Adult, Children

Cephalosporins - Handling

How should I handle Cephalosporins safely?

Cephalosporins - Storage

How should I store Cephalosporins?

Keep away from children;#Keep in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight;#

​Antibiotic powders that have been reconstituted may have different storage conditions. Follow the instructions as stated on the label or as advised by your healthcare professional. Discard any unused portion after the duration stated on the label.

How should I dispose of Cephalosporins safely?

​Please return any unused or expired antibiotics to the pharmacy where you received it from.

Cephalosporins - Additional Information

  • Updated on Wednesday, March 31, 2021
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

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