Keflor 250mg Tablet

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Composition for Keflor 250mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Keflor Tablet

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Uses of Keflor Tablet

Keflor 250mg Tablet 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 Keflor Tablet

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Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Keflor Tablet

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 Keflor 250mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Keflor Tablet works

Keflor 250mg tablet 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 Keflor Tablet

Expert advice for Keflor Tablet

  • 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 Keflor 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 Keflor 250mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Keflor 250mg Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, inc
reased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Keflor 250mg Tablet 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
Keflor 250mg Tablet 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 Keflor 250mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
It is not known whether Keflor 250mg Tablet alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Keflor 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Keflor 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Keflor
250mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nocidos 500mg Tablet, Sobinate 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 1000mg Tablet

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 Keflor 250mg Tablet

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