Class: Antibacterials: Cephalosporins (Anti-infectives)
Mechanism of Action:
Molecular Formulae: C15H14CLN3O4S.H2O = 385.8
Precautions: Cephalosporin hypersensitivity.
Indications/Uses: Respiratory and genitourinary tract infections, otitis media, skin and soft tissue infections; 250-500 tid, with or without food.
Interactions: Probenecid may inhibit excretion. absorption of cefaclor is reduced by antacids
Side Effects: Gastro-intestinal upset. skin rash. bronchospasm. hypotension. erythema multiforme. fever. arthralgia. anaphylaxis.