Cephalexin is utilized for treating certain transmissions. Cephalexin can be a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by upsetting the bacteria's cell wall formation. This weakens the cell wall, causing it to rupture, and kills the bacteria.
Use Cephalexin as directed from your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any questions you might have about how exactly to utilize Cephalexin.
Store Cephalexin at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Cephalexin out of your reach of kids and from pets.
All medicines might cause unwanted side effects, but many folks have no, or minor, side effects.
Check using your doctor if these most frequent side effects persist or become bothersome:
Diarrhea; dizziness; headache; indigestion; pain; stomach pain; tiredness.
Seek medical help straight away if these severe negative effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); agitation; confusion; dark urine; decreased urination; fever; hallucinations; red, swollen, or blistered skin; seizures; severe or bloody diarrhea; severe stomach pain or cramps; severe tiredness; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual vaginal pain, odor, or discharge; yellowing with the eyes or skin.
This is not a whole report on all side effects that will occur. If you have questions regarding unwanted side effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Cephalexin if:
Some health concerns may talk with Cephalexin. Tell your physician or pharmacist if you have any medical ailments, particularly when any of the following connect with you:
Some medicines may connect to Cephalexin. Tell your health care provider if you're taking every other medicines, especially any in the following:
This is probably not a whole listing of all interactions which could occur. Ask your medical provider if Cephalexin may interact with other medicines that you simply take. Check with your medical provider prior to starting, stop, or customize the dose of the medicine.
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