Cefaclor: Uses, Dosage, Side Effects, Composition & More - Zoylo
INFORMATION ABOUT CEFACLOR
CEFACLOR belongs to the class of cephalosporin antibiotics. CEFACLOR is used to treat several bacterial infections.
It is not necessary for all people to experience the above side-effects.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR CEFACLOR
• Take CEFACLOR with meals to avoid stomach upset.
• Shake the bottle well before use.
• Seek medical help immediately if you notice any symptoms such as difficulty in breathing, swelling of throat and face or skin rash as these might be signs of an allergic reaction.
• Inform your doctor if you have kidney problems before taking CEFACLOR.
• Keep your doctor informed about all the ongoing medications before taking CEFACLOR.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q. How does CEFACLOR work? A. CEFACLOR is a cephalosporin antibiotic. CEFACLOR works by inhibiting the synthesis of bacterial cell wall that is necessary for their survival. Thereby, destroys bacteria and treats the infection.
Q. Does CEFACLOR cause diarrhoea? A. Yes, CEFACLOR may cause diarrhoea. However, if the condition persists, worsens with stomach pain or if you notice blood in the stools, please consult your doctor.
Q. Can I stop taking CEFACLOR on my own? A. No, you are not recommended to stop taking CEFACLOR on your own even if you find symptomatic relief as discontinuing CEFACLOR may suddenly cause recurring infection. However, please consult a doctor if you experience any discomfort while using CEFACLOR.
Q. Is CEFACLOR used to treat viral infections? A. No, CEFACLOR is not used to treat viral infections such as flu or common cold. CEFACLOR is an antibiotic used to treat only bacterial infections.
Q. How to store CEFACLOR? A. Store CEFACLOR in a refrigerator. Do not freeze. Keep CEFACLOR out of reach and sight of children.