Cephalexin is an orally active first generation cephalosporin antibiotic. Cephalexin is active against streptococci, moraxella catarrhalis, Proteus mirabilis, staphylococci and hemophilus influenza. Cephalexin is used in the treatment of respiratory tract infections caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae and Streptococcus pyogenes. Keflex is indicated in otitis media, skin and skin structure infections, bone infections and genitourinary tract infections including acute prostatitis. The prolonged use of Cephalexin can cause super infection and growth of nonsusceptible organisms. You can buy Keflex online from our pharmacy at a cheaper price since we sell the generic variant.
Cephalexin is a cephalosporin antibiotic and it is bactericidal in action. Cephalexin inhibits the bacterial cell wall synthesis. Keflex binds to different proteins and it weakens cell walls of bacteria and results in the rupturing of cell wall. A bacterium dies with a ruptured cell wall and thereby reduces the infection, eventually curing it completely.
The common side effects reported with Cephalexin are diarrhea, pseudomembranous colitis, dyspepsia, gastritis, abdominal pain, transient hepatitis, cholestatic jaundice, rash, utricaria, angiedema, dizziness, headache, confusion, agitation, and hallucination, genital and anal pruritis.
When Cephalexin is co-administered with Metformin dose adjustment of Cephalexin and constant monitoring of the condition of the patient is recommended. Cephalexin dose needs to be adjusted in patients with renal impairment. In patients with gastrointestinal disease like colitis Keflex should be used with caution as it is a broad spectrum antibiotic. In patients with renal or hepatic impairment or poor nutritional state should be given anticoagulant therapy and Vitamin K before giving Cephalexin as it causes a fall in prothrombin. If it is an absolute must to take Keflex during pregnancy, it should be administered under the supervision of a medical practitioner. Avoid use of alcohol when you are taking Keflex. It is advised to be cautious while driving or doing any activity that requires alertness during the time Keflex is administred. Cephalexin is not recommended for nursing mothers as it passes in to breast milk. The liquid preparation of Cephalexin contains sugar and it is not advised for diabetic patients.
The recommended adult dose is 250mg every 6hrs. Cephalexin is given in adults in the range of 1 to 4g in divided doses. The recommended dose for pediatric patients is 25 to 50mg/kg in divided doses.
The Brand and generic Keflex contains same Cephalexin as the active ingredient. The brand and generic form differs only in price, packaging and in their names. The mechanism of action is same for both generic and brand forms. You can buy cheap Keflex drug when it is sold as a generic variant.
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