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Table 4 Adjustment of cefazolin doses according to renal function

From: CAMERA2 – combination antibiotic therapy for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

GFR Cefazolin dose
>40 ml/min 2 g q8h IVI
21–40 ml/min 1 g q8h IVI
≤20 but not on haemodialysis 1 g q12h IVI
On continuous renal replacement therapy 2 g q12h IVI
On haemodialysis 2 g 3x/week post dialysis