28 Nov 2011
It depends on the cause of the chest cold.
If the chest cold is caused by susceptible strains of bacteria then Cephalexin may be considered.
Antibiotics are not effective for treating a chest cold caused by a virus.
Your doctor will be able to help you more.
(Self diagnosis and treatment is not recommended)
- Cephalexin Information for Consumers
- Cephalexin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Cephalexin (detailed)
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That was the best medicine for chest colds and I can't find it anywhere
1 answer • 20 Sep 2010
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... Not responding to cephalexin antibiotics & bactroban cream. Should I cease using pradaxa or is there a cure for the rash
1 answer • 18 Aug 2011
is there any updates / news on uses of cephalexin and its dosages?
1 answer • 17 Apr 2012
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1 answer • 24 Jul 2013
Which antibiotic can be substituted most closely to cephalexin?
1 answer • 20 Jan 2014