Cephalexin is used in the treatment of bacterial infection; skin or soft tissue infection; bladder infection; upper respiratory tract infection; pharyngitis (and more), and belongs to the drug class first generation cephalosporins. There is no proven risk in humans during pregnancy. Cephalexin 500 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).
- Cephalexin Information for Consumers
- Cephalexin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Cephalexin (detailed)
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