Cefaclor CD (Chemmart) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) cefaclor. On this page you will find out more about Cefaclor CD (Chemmart), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: cefaclor
Information for medicine and pack size:
Cefaclor CD (Chemmart) 375 mg modified release tablet, 10
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
For the treatment of the following infections caused by susceptible organisms, in adults and children 12 years and older: Lower respiratory infections, including community acquired pneumonia of mild to moderate severity (excluding atypical pneumonia), acute bronchitis and exacerbation of chronic bronchitis. Upper respiratory infections, including pharyngitis, tonsillitis and acute bacterial sinusitis. Symptomatic lower urinary tract infections, including cystitis. Skin and skin structure infections.
Table of characteristics
Capsule shaped, biconvex, unscored, blue film-coated tablet, imprinted with "Cefaclor CD 375mg" in black.
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|Dosage Form||Tablet, modified release|
|Route of administration||Oral|
10 days: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.