What is Ranbaxy-Cefaclor (Cefaclor) used for?
Ranbaxy-Cefaclor (Cefaclor) is a type of cephalosporin antibiotic, which treats bacterial infections by fighting the bacteria in the body. Infections it treats includes pneumonia, ear infections, infections of the throat, urinary tract, lungs, skin, as well as many other types. It will not treat viral infections, such as colds or flu.
How should I use Ranbaxy-Cefaclor (Cefaclor)?
Ranbaxy-Cefaclor (Cefaclor) capsules are taken orally, usually 3 times per day, every eight hours. However, other patients may be told to take it twice per day, every 12 hours. Follow the instructions provided to you by your physician, and only take the amount prescribed to you by your physician. Remember to continue taking it for the entire period for which it was prescribed.
What are the side effects of Ranbaxy-Cefaclor (Cefaclor)?
Some side effects of Ranbaxy-Cefaclor (Cefaclor) include:
If you notice more serious side effects, such as sores in the mouth, joint pain or fever, you should immediately consult your physician.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Ranbaxy-Cefaclor (Cefaclor). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.