Is cephalexin the same as duricef, my daughter is getting ready to have surgery. Thanks?

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12 May 2012

It is in the same category, cephalosporins, however it is not the same med.

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all4one 12 May 2012

So you can't substitute one for the other. Thanks for responding.

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