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What should I know about aztreonam before taking it?

People with an allergy to any ingredient of aztreonam should not take aztreonam. It can usually still be used if you have an allergy to penicillin or cephalosporins. Tell your doctor if you have a history of liver or kidney problems. While taking aztreonam, birth control pills may not work as well as intended.

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