Active Ingredient(s): Cephalexin
FDA Approved: * October 29, 1987
Pharm Company: * LILLY
Category: Antibiotics

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

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Cefalexin, also spelled cephalexin, is an antibiotic that can treat a number of bacterial infections.[4] It kills gram-positive and some gram-negative bacteria by disrupting the growth of the bacterial cell wall.[4] Cefalexin is a beta-lactam antibiotic within the class of first-generation cephalosporins.[4] It works similarly to other agents within this class, including intravenous cefazolin, but can be taken by mouth.[5] Cefale...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • 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.

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