UseCefamor Suspensionas per the instructions provided by your doctor.
Cefamor is consumed with or without food. There is a slight reduction in absorption of Cefamor when given with food. Cefamor is usually taken every 6/12 hours for 7-14 days, depending on the disease being treated.
The typical dose of Cefamor for adults is 250 mg every 6 hours as a usual dose or 1000-4000 mg daily in divided doses for more severe infections. The usual dose for children is 25 mg/kg (11.4 mg/lb) – 50 mg/kg (22.7 mg/lb) in 3 equal doses and in severe infections, daily dose of 50 mg/kg (22.7 mg/lb) to 100 mg/kg (45.4 mg/lb) in uniformly divided doses. The maximum dose for adult patients of Cefamor
is 4000 mg per day. This medicine is generally used for a period of 7-14 days for bacterial infections. Cefamor is commonly used at the same time every day.
Cefamor should be used as directed by the doctor even if you feel well, or even if you think that there is no need for you to use your medicine.
Talk to Your Doctor
Discuss with your doctor if your condition does not improve or worsens. Discuss with your doctor if watery or bloody stools
, stomach cramps
, and fever
. If you have any kidney disease, the dose of the Cefamor should be reduced in kidney patients. If removing excess of water from the kidneys is required for kidney failure, the daily dose of Cefamor should not be more than 500mg.
Your doctor may prescribe a lower starting dose of this medicine
to understand the impact on the body. Please follow your doctor’s recommendations.
The effectiveness of this medicine may diminish when used for long periods of time.
Use in Children
If you are giving Cefamor Suspension to a child, be sure to use a product that is for use in children. Use the child’s weight or age to find the right dose from the product package or medicine label. You can also read the dosage section
of this page to know the correct dose for your child. Else, consult with your doctor and follow their recommendation.