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Loracarbef, Lorabid


Loracarbef is a 1st generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections


antibiotic, 1st generation cephalosporin


Loracarbef is used to treat bacterial infections

Side Effects

abdominal pain, anorexia, diarrhea, dizziness, elevated hepatic enzymes, eosinophilia, headache, insomnia, leukopenia, maculopapular rash, nausea/vomiting, peripheral vasodilation, pruritus, pseudomembranous colitis, thrombocytopenia, urticaria, vaginitis,

Drug-Vitamin-Herb Interactions

Positive interactions:

Lactobacillus acidophilus
Probiotics replace normal intestinal bacteria, which may reduce the side effect of diarrhea associated with antibiotics.

Sacchromyces boulardii
Sacchromyces boulardii may prevent antibiotic-related diarrhea.

Vitamin K
Antibiotics may cause vitamin K deficiency by destroying the beneficial bacteria that produce it.




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