Cefalor (Cefaclor), Indications, Uses and Side Effects

Cefalor contains Cefaclor monohydrate U.S.P. It is a cephalosporin antibiotic, which is being used to treat infections caused by bacteria. These infections include upper and lower respiratory tract infection, skin and soft tissue infection, a gram-positive and gram-negative bacterial infection. Normally it is being given to infections of the ear, nose, throat, skin, tonsils, UTI, pneumonia, and typhoid.

Cefaclor comes in suspension and as a capsule. It can be taken with or without food within every 8 hours. Cefaclor 250mg and 500mg capsules are usually taken twice within 24 hours for 8-10 days.

Do not use Cefalor for cold, cough, flu and fever, and other viral infections.

Indications

Bronchitis

Pneumonia

Skin and soft tissue infection

Tonsillitis

Upper and Lower Respiratory Tract Infection

Genitourinary Tract Infection

Otitis Media

Pharyngitis,  

Side Effects of Cefaclor

Common side effects: Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Pain in stomach, Headache

Uncommon side effects: Itching and rashes, difficulty in breathing, joint pain, watery stools, fever, and sore throat.

Overdose Effects: Vomiting, stomach, and diarrhea.

Precautions/Warning

Cefalor should be used with caution in patients with impaired liver or kidney function.

Pregnancy and Lactation

Do not give Cefaclor to pregnant and lactation mothers, because it excretes into breast milk.

Cefalor Drops

Cefalor Drops 50mg

Cefalor DropCefaclor
CompositionEach ml Contains Cefaclor 50mg
Symptoms and IndicationsFever, Throat pain, Tonsils, Pneumonia, URTI, LRTI, Skin and Soft tissue infection,
Child (Age between 2-5 Year)Half (1/2) tea spoon three times a day
Child (Age between15-18 Years1 table spoon three times a day
Adult (More Than 18 Years)2 table spoon three times a day
CompanyBosh
Retail PriceRs125

Cefalor 125mg Suspension

Cefalor 125mg Suspension

Cefalor 125mg SuspensionCefaclor
CompositionEach 5ml contains Cefaclor monohydrate
SymptomsFever, Throat pain, Tonsils, Pneumonia, URTI, LRTI, Skin and Soft tissue infection
Child (Age between 2-5 Year)Half (1/2) tea spoon three times a day
Child (Age between15-18 Years1 table spoon three times a day
CompanyBosh
Retail PriceRs 221

Cefalor 250mg Suspension

Cefalor 250mg Suspension

Cefalor 250mg SuspensionCefaclor
CompositionEach 5ml contains Cefaclor 250mg
Symptoms and IndicationsFever, Throat pain, Tonsils, Pneumonia, URTI, LRTI, Skin and Soft tissue infection,
Child (Age between 2-5 Year)Half (1/2) tea spoon three times a day
Child (Age between15-18 Years1 table spoon three times a day
Adult (More Than 18 Years)2 table spoon three times a day
CompanyBosh
Retail PriceRs387

Cefalor 250mg Capsule

Cefalor 250mg Capsule

Cefalor 250mg CapsuleCefaclor
CompositionEach tablet contains Cefaclor 250mg
Symptoms and IndicationsFever, Throat pain, Tonsils, Pneumonia, URTI, LRTI, Skin and Soft tissue infection,
Child (Age between 12-18 Years1 capsule two times a day
Adult (More Than 18 Years)1 capsule two times a day
CompanyBosh
Per tablet PriceRs 27

Cefalor 500mg Capsule

Cefalor 500mg Capsule

Cefalor 500mg CapsuleCefaclor
CompositionEach tablet contains Cefaclor 500mg
Symptoms and IndicationsFever, Throat pain, Tonsils, Pneumonia, URTI, LRTI, Skin and Soft tissue infection,
Child (Age between 12-18 YearsHalf (1/2) capsule two times a day
Adult (More Than 18 Years)1 capsule in every 12 hours
CompanyBosh
Retail PriceRs 50.8