Cefaclor is in a class of medications called cephalosporin antibiotics. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Cefaclor comes as a capsule, an extended-release (long-acting) tablet, and a suspension (liquid) to take by mouth. Cefaclor passes into breast milk and may affect a nursing infant. Do not take this medication without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby. Cefaclor is used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria, such as pneumonia and infections of the ears, lungs, throat, urinary tract, and skin. This medicine should not be used if you are allergic to one or any of its ingredients. The dose of cefaclor depends on the infection being treated. Keep the medicine in a tightly closed container and out of the reach of children and pets. Cephalosporin antibiotics work best when the level of medicine in your bloodstream is kept at a constant level. It is best, therefore, to take the prescribed doses of cefaclor at evenly spaced intervals day and night. There are no known harmful effects when this medicine is used during pregnancy.
Side Effects of Cefaclor
The following side effects of Cefaclor may includes:
Warning and precautions before taking Cefaclor
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