Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Maclar 500 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Maclar 500 Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the bacteria from growing, and prevents the infection from spreading.
Consuming alcohol with Maclar 500 Tablet does not cause any harmful side effects.
Maclar 500 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Maclar 500 Tablet is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Maclar 500 Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Maclar 500 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Maclar 500 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Maclar 500 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Maclar 500 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.