Uniclor 500mg Capsule

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Composition for Uniclor 500mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Uniclor Capsule

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Uses of Uniclor Capsule

Uniclor 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 Uniclor Capsule

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Uniclor 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. Uniclor 500mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Uniclor Capsule works

Uniclor 500mg capsule is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.

In Depth Information on Uniclor Capsule

Expert advice for Uniclor Capsule

  • Your doctor has prescribed Uniclor to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Uniclor and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • If you're on blood thinners, Uniclor can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Uniclor 500mg Capsule
Alcohol
CAUTION
Uniclor 500mg Capsule may cause symptoms such as flushing, i
ncreased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Uniclor 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
Uniclor 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 Uniclor 500mg Capsule, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
It is not known whether Uniclor 500mg Capsule alters the abi
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Uniclor 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Uniclor 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Uniclor
500mg Capsule 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.
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Frequently asked questions for Uniclor 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 Uniclor and cephalexin belongs to the different class, i.e. cephalexin or Keflex (brand name for cephalexin) is first generation cephalosporin whereas Uniclor 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
Uniclor can affect the birth control effect of contraceptive pill
Yes, Uniclor can be used in patients with G6PD deficiency. Please consult your doctor before use
No, Uniclor is not effective in treatment of chlamydia infection.
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