14 Sep 2009
The recommended dose for Cephalexin (Keflex) is 250mg every 6 hours, or 500mg every 8 - 12 hours increased up to 1 to 1.5g every 6 to 8 hours for severe infections. Your doctor will be able to recommend an appropriate dosage.
- Keflex Information for Consumers
- Keflex Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Keflex (detailed)
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