Cephalexin

FDA Approved: * April 26, 1976
Pharm Company: * IVAX PHARMS
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Cephalexin Overview

Cefalexin, also spelled cephalexin, is an antibiotic that can treat a number of bacterial infections.[3] It kills gram-positive and some gram-negative bacteria by disrupting the growth of the bacterial cell wall.[3] Cefalexin is a beta-lactam antibiotic within the class of first-generation cephalosporins.[3] It works similarly to other agents within this class, including intravenous cefazolin, but can be taken by mouth.[4] Cefale...

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Cephalexin Cap 500 Mg Side Effects Hiccups

My husband has been taking this med for a virus. He will eat something small before taking b/c it upset his stomach. Shortly after taking he will get hiccups that will last for awhile. Can this med cause this and should he keep taking? ## First of all, Cephalexin is an antibiotic, so it is only effective against infections, it will not do anything for a virus, since it's not an antiviral medication. Did his doctor prescribe this? That is why antibiotics cannot be used to treat cold or the flu, because they are caused by viruses, not bacterial infections. Using them inappropriately causes the risk of developing antibiotic resistant bacteria. As to the hiccups, it is probably because they can cause some gas in some people, if he is taken it with small amounts of food and gulping a flu...

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red capsule pill teva 3147

I was given the pill from my unkle i have taken atleast six of them so far im taking them for an absets on my upper gum area an so far its been relieving the pain an reducing the swelling ## This tablet contains 500mgs of Cephalexin, it is an antibiotic that's used to treat various types of bacterial infections. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Learn more Cephalexin details here. However, if you don't have enough of them to fully eradicate the infection, you run the risk of developing antibiotic resistant bacteria. And if this infection is caused by a dental problem, it is going to keep returning, until you see a dentist to have the problem corrected. Have you consulted your dentist, yet? ## How often would you take them? ## will k...

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Keflex and Ibilex

Is Keflex Capsule 500mg the same as Ibilex 500mg ? ## Yes, they both contain Cephalexin. This is an antibiotic that's used to treat or prevent bacterial infections. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with? ## My doctor prescribed keflex capsules with a repeat l have just about to finish the first lot of antibiotics and l have noticed the chemist has given me ibilex l paid for them and didn't notice l had been given another brand he should have said something. What is the difference between the both products. Thanks ## Hi yes they both contain the same ingredients, being. Cephalexium. Hope this answers your question. ## Look Out! It ruined my life! It can...

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ibilex 500 cephalexin side effects

Im taking ibilex 500 cephalexin for a urinary tract infection and now I have very sore breasts. Is this a side effect? If so, should I stop taking it? ## Hello, Vicki! How are you doing? No, I haven't found anything listing that as a known side effect. Have you consulted your doctor? Are you on any other medications? ## I also get heavy breasts with extremly sensitive nipples ## Hi, I'm on my fourth day of ibilex 500, 3 times a day and suddenly felt so dizzy and nauseous I couldn't walk in a straight line. However, my ear & tonsil problem is almost gone. Should I reduce or stop taking the ibilex? Thanks. ## I have taken a course of Ibilex 500 (every 6 hours) for a urinary tract infection and it seems to be working. However, I am now finding it very difficult to sleep. I ...

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safe for pregnant

Is it safe for 3months pregnant to take cefalexin(mocep) and lagundi capsule for cough and cold? ## maysakit kc akong asthma hiyang jc ako sa lagundi.... yn kc binigay sakin ng center.. naun po bumili ako sa butika lagundi sya kaperehas ng kapangalan nyu safe po ba yun di po ba makksama sa bata mag ppitong buwan na po kc akong naung may 4 ## I'm sorry, I can't speak regarding the safety of Lagundi, since it an herbal supplement that has not been studied for use during pregnancy. The antibiotic Cephalexin, however, is listed as being safe during pregnancy, according to NIH studies. However, it is only effective at treating bacterial infections, so it will not do anything to help with a cold and cough. Its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic s...

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What Is Teva 3147

I am not sure what this medicine is. It may not be compatible with my physical condition. ## The pill which you are describing marked TEVA 3147 is Cephalexin (500 mg); an antibiotic used to treat various types of infections. Adverse effects from Cefalexin can include: diarrhea, dizziness, agitation, headache, indigestion, joint pain, stomach pain (usually mild) and tiredness. The drug can also cause yellowing of the eyes or skin; red, blistered, swollen or peeling skin; unusual bruising or bleeding; decreased urination; severe cramps and confusion. An allergic reaction to this medicine is unlikely. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include rash, itching, swelling, or trouble breathing. To view more information about this drug, please click on the link below... I hope this helps! ## Can I...

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141 KLX

It is 500 mg of Cephalexin. It is an antibiotic, but it is not Amoxicillin. Cephalexin is a bit stronger. ## This identification is correct, it is manufactured by Karalex Pharma. NDC code: 42043-141 The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, diarrhea, and non-allergic skin rash. Inactive ingredients may include: croscarmellose sodium D&C Yellow No. 10 FD&C Blue No. 1 FD&C Yellow No. 6 gelatin magnesium stearate microcrystalline cellulose titanium dioxide But they can vary depending on manufacturing facility. Is there anything else I can help with?

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white pill with 801 on one side what is it

a white pill with 801 on one side nothing on the other ## The white pill which you are describing is Cephalexin (250 mg); an antibiotic used to treat various types of infections. NDC: 62250-801 Size: 22 mm Labeler: Belcher Pharmaceuticals, LLC Inactive Ingredients: -Anhydrous Lactose -Gelatin -Magnesium Stearate -Talc -Titanium Dioxide To view more information about this drug, please click on the link below... Do you have any other questions or comments concerning this pill? Please post back if you do. ## Can people take it if it's bought from a farm store to treat fish? Fish Biotic 20mg cephalexin? Pill # 801 ## Can 801 be taken to treat a tooth infection? I have a infected tooth. ## I have Cephalexin that was from the vet for my dog... The bottle is dated 10/31/2014 and it states...

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Cephalexin 500 Mg Can It Treat Gonorrhea

can gonorrhea be treated using cephalexin 500mg ## There are actually only a few antibiotics that are effective at treating it anymore, it's become very resistant. Learn more Gonorrhea details here. And if you read over that link, Cephalexin isn't one of the preferred choices. Learn more Cephalexin details here. Was it prescribed to you to treat it? ## What will be the effective Antibiotic for Gonorrhea? ## Can cephalexin treat Gonorrhea and chlamydia ## Will cephalexin treat gonorrhea and chlamydia ## Can cephalexin treat gonrrhea ## I have an infection, and am experiencing itchy skin, stomach problems, cough, and muscle weakness. The main treatment I'm using is Cap Revital but had a reaction from an old skin problem. So then I used sporidex 500mg + Anti acid orally regular...

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cephalexin 500mg capsules

## I have this med and want to know what it's for? Thanks. ## I also have this med and want to know what it is used for? Did you find out? ## For more information please feel free to check out the page on Keflex. Cephalexin is the active chemical in this drug. Thank You. ## My friend was given cefalexin when she miscarried. what does it do? ## I have a fungal infection (sporotrichosis) and was given cephalexin 500mg. Will this help? ## Can expired Cephalexin 500mg from April 2017 cause any problems since it's now September 2017? ## I have pills that are supposed to be cephalexin 500mg from Mexico. The pill is large round and white with no imprint except scored in half on one side. Is it in fact cephalexin?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cephalexin
  • Capsule: 250mg, 333mg, 500mg, 750mg
  • For Suspension: 100mg/ml, 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml
  • Suspension: 250mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 1gm, 250mg, 333mg, 500mg
  • Tablet for Oral Suspensio: 125mg, 250mg
  • Tablet, For Suspension: 125mg, 250mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cephalexin: (297 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-2238 Cephalexin 250 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-2240 Cephalexin 500 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-3145 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 250 mg Oral Capsule by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-3147 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 500 mg Oral Capsule by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-4175 Cephalexin 125 mg/5ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-4177 Cephalexin 250 mg/5ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0143-9769 Cephalexin 125 mg/5ml Oral Suspension by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9770 Cephalexin 250 mg/5ml Oral Suspension by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9897 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 500 mg Oral Capsule by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9898 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 250 mg Oral Capsule by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0316-0333 Daxbia 333 mg Oral Capsule by Crown Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0440-1243 Cephalexin 250 mg/1 Oral Capsule by Liberty Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0440-7244 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 500 mg Oral Capsule by Liberty Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 10544-004 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 500 mg Oral Capsule by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 10544-013 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 500 mg Oral Capsule by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 10544-020 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 500 mg Oral Capsule by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 10544-021 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 250 mg Oral Capsule by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 10544-025 Cephalexin (As Cephalexin Monohydrate) 500 mg Oral Capsule by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 10544-057 Cephalexin 500 mg/1 Oral Capsule by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 10544-066 Cephalexin 250 mg Oral Capsule by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 277 more results ...

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