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Why is this medication prescribed?

Cefaclor is used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria, such as pneumonia and other lower respiratory tract (lung) infections; and infections of the skin, ears, throat, tonsils, and urinary tract. Cefaclor is in a class of medications called cephalosporin antibiotics. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.

Antibiotics such as cefaclor will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. Using antibiotics when they are not needed increases your risk of getting an infection later that resists antibiotic treatment.

How should this medicine be used?

Cefaclor comes as a capsule, an extended-release (long-acting) tablet, and a suspension (liquid) to take by mouth. The capsule and liquid are usually taken with or without food every 8 or 12 hours . The long-acting tablet is usually taken within 1 hour of eating a meal every 12 hours (twice a day) for 7 to 10 days . Take cefaclor at around the same times every day. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully, and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand. Take cefaclor exactly as directed. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.

Shake the suspension well before each use to mix the medication evenly.

Swallow the long-acting tablets whole; do not split, chew, or crush them.

You should begin to feel better during the first few days of treatment with cefaclor. If your symptoms do not improve or get worse, call your doctor.

Take cefaclor until you finish the prescription, even if you feel better. If you stop taking cefaclor too soon or skip doses, your infection may not be completely treated and the bacteria may become resistant to antibiotics.

How it works

Cefaclor belongs to a class of drugs called cephalosporin antibiotics. A class of drugs is a group of medications that work in a similar way. These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions.

Cefaclor works by stopping the growth of the bacteria causing your infection. This causes your infection to go away.

Side effect

Stomach problems such as Clostridium difficile and colitis. Symptoms can include:

  • severe diarrhea
  • stomach pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting

Severe allergic reaction. Symptoms can include:

  • trouble breathing
  • swelling of your throat and tongue
  • itchiness
  • hives
  • severe skin problems, such as a rash or peeling

Important warnings

Allergic reactions warning: In rare cases, this drug may cause an allergic reaction. Tell your doctor if you have any signs of an allergic reaction. These can include a severe skin rash, skin blisters or peeling, trouble breathing, or swelling of your face, throat, arms, or legs.

Stomach problems warning: This drug can increase your risk of stomach and intestine problems. These include colitis and infection with a type of bacteria called Clostridium difficile. Both of these issues can range from mild to life-threatening. Tell your doctor right away if you have diarrhea during treatment with this drug.

Medication usage warning: You may start feeling better before you finish taking all of your medication, but you should keep taking your medication as prescribed until it’s gone. If you stop taking your medication, your infection may not be treated and the bacteria may become resistant to the drug. This means that cefaclor or other antibiotics won’t work for you to treat future infections caused by these bacteria.