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- What is cefaclor, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- Is cefaclor available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for cefaclor?
- What are the side effects of cefaclor?
- What is the dosage for cefaclor?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with cefaclor?
- Is cefaclor safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about cefaclor?
What is the dosage for cefaclor?
The usual adult dose of cefaclor is 250-500 mg every 8 hours or 375-500 mg every 12 hours.
Which drugs or supplements interact with cefaclor?
Aluminum or magnesium containing antacids reduce the absorption of cefaclor from the intestine. Separating the administration of cefaclor and such antacids by one hour prevents this interaction.
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