Cefadroxil

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RITE AID PHARMACY Retail

$37.09

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82%

$6.62 With Free Coupon
GIANT EAGLE PHARMACY Retail

$37.09

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55%

$16.51 With Free Coupon
WALMART PHARMACY Retail

$37.09

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55%

$16.87 With Free Coupon
PERIGON PHARMACY 360
$18.11 With Free Coupon
SOLLON PHARMACY
$19.51 With Free Coupon
JEFFREYS DRUG STORE, MEDICINE SHOPPE 1962
$19.51 With Free Coupon
CANONSBURG GEN DISCHARGE
$19.51 With Free Coupon
SPARTAN PHARMACY
$19.51 With Free Coupon
WASHINGTON CARE PHARMACY
$19.51 With Free Coupon
WASHINGTON HOSPITAL PHARMACY
$19.51 With Free Coupon
ASTI'S SOUTH HILLS PHARMACY
$19.51 With Free Coupon
LEBANON SHOPS PHARMACY
$19.51 With Free Coupon
THE MEDICINE SHOPPE PHARMACY
$19.51 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10961
$19.60 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 01353
$19.60 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10960
$19.60 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 06733
$19.60 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 01589
$19.60 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10892
$19.60 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 04783
$19.60 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10956
$19.60 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10942
$19.60 With Free Coupon
CVS PHARMACY
$21.86 With Free Coupon
WALGREENS
$22.66 With Free Coupon
Cefadroxil

Drug Info for cefadroxil

Cefadroxil is used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria such as infections of the skin, throat, tonsils, and urinary tract. Cefadroxil is in a class of medications called cephalosporin antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria. Antibiotics such as cefadroxil will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. Using antibiotics when they are not needed increases your risk of getting an infection later that resists antibiotic treatment.

Cefadroxil is an antibiotic used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. Cefadroxil belongs to a class of drugs called cephalosporin-type antibiotics. Cefadroxil is a generic drug also sold under the brand name Duricef. This medication has been available for years. In the treatment of some bacterial infections, cefadroxil use is common.

Your doctor will tell you how much to take and how often.

You may take your medicine with food to avoid an upset stomach.

Shake the oral liquid well each time you use it.

Carefully measure the oral liquid dose with a measuring spoon or medicine cup.

Keep taking your medicine until your doctor tells you to stop, even if you feel better. If you stop taking the medicine too soon, your infection may come back.

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to any cephalosporin medicine such a Keflex®, Ceclor®, Velosef®, or Suprax®.

Before taking this medicine, let your doctor know if you have ever had an allergic reaction to penicillin or if you have kidney disease.

If you have severe diarrhea while taking this medicine, check with your doctor before taking medicine to stop the diarrhea.

Cefadroxil may cause incorrect results with some tests used by patients with diabetes to check for sugar in urine.

If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, talk to your doctor before taking this medicine.

Severe vomiting or stomach pain

Blistering or peeling skin

Make sure your doctor knows if you are taking birth control pills or probenecid (Benemid® or ColBENEMID®) while taking cefadroxil.

If you have severe diarrhea while taking this medicine, check with your doctor before taking medicine to stop the diarrhea.

Cefadroxil may cause incorrect results with some tests used by patients with diabetes to check for sugar in urine.

If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, talk to your doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Blistering or peeling skin
  • Rash or hives
  • Swelling of the face, throat, or lips
  • Wheezing or trouble breathing
  • Severe diarrhea (watery or bloody)
  • Severe vomiting or stomach pain
  • Sore mouth or tongue
  • Vaginal itching or discharge
  • Mild diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Joint aches and pains
Frequently Asked Questions

Cefadroxil is a cephalosporin antibiotic capsule that is used to treat different types of bacterial infections, including strep throat and urinary tract infections. Cefadroxil will not work to treat viral infections.

Cefadroxil, a generic drug, is available under the brand name Duricef. Consult with your doctor for more information about these drugs and to determine the best treatment for you.

The average Cefadroxil price without insurance for Cefadroxil 500 mg capsules ranges from between about $17 and $222. Prices vary depending on supply needed and pharmacy location.

Cefadroxil is a generic drug. A similar brand-name drug is Duricef. Our free coupon may be used for savings on Cefadroxil and alternative brand-name drugs for savings of up to 80%.

Cefadroxil capsules are only available in 500 mg strength. This medication is also available as an oral powder for reconstitution and tablet. Follow your doctor's instructions for dosage and use of this medication.

There is not a Cefadroxil manufacturer coupon or patient assistance program currently available, but you can save on your prescription cost by using our free Cefadroxil coupon card. Our coupon card is easy to use, and customers usually find they save the most on medications when using our coupon.