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Loracarbef (By mouth)

Treats infections.Belongs to a group of drugs called antibiotics.

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Loracarbef is used to treat bacterial infections in many different parts of the body. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. This medicine will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections. Loracarbef is available only with your doctor's prescription… Read more
Brand names include
Lorabid, Lorabid Pulvules
Drug classes About this
Antibiotic

What works? Research summarized

Evidence reviews

Management of Acute Otitis Media: Update

Acute Otitis Media (AOM), a viral or bacterial infection of the ear, is the most common childhood infection for which antibiotics are prescribed in the United States. In 2001, the Southern California Evidence-based Practice Center conducted a systematic review of the evidence comparing treatments of AOM.

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