Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup

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Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Kidney
86.7
30 ml in 1 bottle
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Substitutes for Halocef Dry Syrup

Distaclor 187mg Oral Suspension
Menarini India Pvt Ltd
₹5.33/ml of Oral Suspension
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Medicine Overview of Halocef Dry Syrup

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Uses of Halocef Dry Syrup

Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup 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 Halocef Dry Syrup

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Halocef Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup at a fixed time.

How Halocef Dry Syrup works

Halocef 187mg dry syrup 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 Halocef Dry Syrup

Expert advice for Halocef Dry Syrup

  • 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 Halocef 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 Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup 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
Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup 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
Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Hu
man 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.
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Driving
It is not known whether Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup 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
UNSAFE
Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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 Halocef 187mg Dry Syrup

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 Halocef and cephalexin belongs to the different class, i.e. cephalexin or Keflex (brand name for cephalexin) is first generation cephalosporin whereas Halocef 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
Halocef can affect the birth control effect of contraceptive pill
Yes, Halocef can be used in patients with G6PD deficiency. Please consult your doctor before use
No, Halocef is not effective in treatment of chlamydia infection.
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