Distaclor 500mg Capsule

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Composition for Distaclor 500mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

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3 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Distaclor Capsule

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Uses of Distaclor Capsule

Distaclor 500mg Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is used in serious bacterial infections of various body parts like urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, blood, brain and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
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Side effects of Distaclor Capsule

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Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Distaclor Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Distaclor 500mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Distaclor Capsule works

Distaclor 500mg capsule is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It prevents bacteria from making their own protective cell wall. This causes the bacteria to rupture and finally death.

In Depth Information on Distaclor Capsule

Expert advice for Distaclor Capsule

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Distaclor immediately and consult your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Distaclor 500mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Distaclor 500mg Capsule may cause symptoms such as flushing,
increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Distaclor 500mg Capsule is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Distaclor 500mg Capsule is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

Avoid prolonged use of Distaclor 500mg Capsule, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
It is not known whether Distaclor 500mg Capsule alters the a
bility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Distaclor 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patie
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Distaclor 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Distacl
or 500mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nodosis 500mg Tablet, Sodapill 500mg Tablet, Magflux Syrup, Nodosis 1000mg/15ml Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefaclor, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Distaclor 500mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Cefaclor

Q. Is cefaclor or Ceclor penicillin, cephalosporin, or sulfa drug?
Cefaclor or Ceclor (brand name for cefaclor) does not contain sulfa and is not a penicillin drug. It is a cephalosporin antibiotic
Both Distaclor and cephalexin belongs to the different class, i.e. cephalexin or Keflex (brand name for cephalexin) is first generation cephalosporin whereas Distaclor is second generation cephalosporin. Their effect may vary upon individual conditions or response
Q. Can I take paracetamol or Panadol with cefaclor?
You can take paracetamol or Panadol (brand name for paracetamol) with cefaclor
Distaclor can affect the birth control effect of contraceptive pill
Yes, Distaclor can be used in patients with G6PD deficiency. Please consult your doctor before use
No, Distaclor is not effective in treatment of chlamydia infection.
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