NDC Package 72572-055-25 Cefazolin

Injection, Powder, For Solution Intramuscular; Intravenous - View Billable Units, 11-Digit Format, RxNorm

Package Information

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NDC Package Code:
72572-055-25
Package Description:
25 VIAL in 1 CARTON / 1 INJECTION, POWDER, FOR SOLUTION in 1 VIAL (72572-055-01)
Product Code:
Proprietary Name:
Cefazolin
Non-Proprietary Name:
Cefazolin
Substance Name:
Cefazolin Sodium
Usage Information:
Cefazolin is an antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. It may also be used before and during certain surgeries to help prevent infection. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.
11-Digit NDC Billing Format:
72572005525
Billing Unit:
EA - Billing unit of "each" is used when the product is dispensed in discreet units.
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
25 EA
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
  • RxCUI: 1665050 - ceFAZolin 1 GM Injection
  • RxCUI: 1665050 - cefazolin 1000 MG Injection
  • RxCUI: 1665050 - cefazolin 1 GM (as cefazolin sodium) Injection
  • RxCUI: 1665050 - cefazolin 1 GM Injection
  • Product Type:
    Human Prescription Drug
    Labeler Name:
    Civica, Inc.
    Dosage Form:
    Injection, Powder, For Solution - A sterile preparation intended for reconstitution to form a solution for parenteral use.
    Administration Route(s):
  • Intramuscular - Administration within a muscle.
  • Intravenous - Administration within or into a vein or veins.
  • Active Ingredient(s):
    Sample Package:
    No
    FDA Application Number:
    ANDA065047
    Marketing Category:
    ANDA - A product marketed under an approved Abbreviated New Drug Application.
    Start Marketing Date:
    03-01-2022
    Listing Expiration Date:
    12-31-2024
    Exclude Flag:
    N
    Code Structure:

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is NDC 72572-055-25?

    The NDC Packaged Code 72572-055-25 is assigned to a package of 25 vial in 1 carton / 1 injection, powder, for solution in 1 vial (72572-055-01) of Cefazolin, a human prescription drug labeled by Civica, Inc.. The product's dosage form is injection, powder, for solution and is administered via intramuscular; intravenous form.

    Is NDC 72572-055 included in the NDC Directory?

    Yes, Cefazolin with product code 72572-055 is active and included in the NDC Directory. The product was first marketed by Civica, Inc. on March 01, 2022 and its listing in the NDC Directory is set to expire on December 31, 2024 if the product is not updated or renewed by the manufacturer.

    What is the NDC billing unit for package 72572-055-25?

    The contents of this package are billed per "each", products billed on a per each basis are usually products dispensed in discreet units. The calculated billable units for this package is 25.

    What is the 11-digit format for NDC 72572-055-25?

    The 11-digit format is 72572005525. The 11-digit billing format might be required by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and other payers in billing claim forms.

    This package code is originally configured in a 5-3-2 segment 10-digit format and by adding a zero within the original NDC package code we can obtain the converted 11-digit format in a 5-4-2 segment configuration. The table below shows the 11-digit code conversion:

    10-Digit Format10-Digit Original Code11-Digit Format11-Digit Code
    5-3-272572-055-255-4-272572-0055-25