Vercef

Vercef

cefaclor

Manufacturer:

Ranbaxy

Distributor:

DKLL
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cefaclor
Indications/Uses
Otitis media, upper resp tract infections, UTI, skin & skin structure infections.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Childn 20 mg/kg/day in divided doses 8 hrly. Serious infections 40 mg/kg/day up to max of 1 g/day.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins.
Special Precautions
Penicillin-sensitive patients. Pregnancy, lactation, childn <1 mth.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity reactions, GI disturbances, eosinophilia, thrombocytopenia, genital pruritus, vaginitis, slight elevation in BUN, SGOT, SGPT, pseudomembranous colitis.
Drug Interactions
Probenecid, oral anticoagulants.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01DC04 - cefaclor ; Belongs to the class of second-generation cephalosporins. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Vercef oral susp 250 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
Form
Vercef oral susp 125 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
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