Brand name: Cefaclor (RBX) TM
Active ingredients: cefaclor
What it is used 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.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Moisture
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 18 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Capsule shaped, biconvex, unscored, blue film-coated tablet, imprinted with "Cefaclor CD 375mg" in black.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient cefaclor
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems