cephalexin


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Synonyms for cephalexin

an oral cephalosporin (trade names Keflex and Keflin and Keftab) commonly prescribe for mild to moderately severe infections of the skin or ears or throat or lungs or urinary tract

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Effect of post-cesarean delivery oral cephalexin and metronidazole on surgical site infection among obese women: a randomized clinical trial.
In contrast, nitrofurantoin, cephalosporins (e.g., cephalexin), and penicillins (e.g., amoxicillin) were more commonly dispensed during pregnancy than during the 90 days before LMP.
After delivery, they were randomized to placebo or to oral cephalexin 500 mg plus metronidazole 500 mg every 8 hours for 48 hours.
Against the cephalosporins resistance was 75% to cefotaxime and 81% to cephalexin. Resistance to the quinolones was 50% to nalidixic acid, 44% to ciprofloxacin, and 19% to norfloxacin.
was found to be maximum sensitive (Table 4) for Ciprofloxacin (83.33%) followed by Norfloxacin (83.33%), Cefotaxime (66.66%) and Ceftriaxone (50%) but less sensitive to Amikacin, Enrofloxacin, Tobramycin, Ampicillin while resistant to Kanamycin, Amoxycillin, Cefoperazone, Cephalexin, Streptomycin and Clindamycin.
Summary: This study investigates removal of cephalexin using ozonation in the presence of granular activated carbon.
Keflex (cephalexin capsules, USP) is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic shown to be active against strains of both gram-positive and gram-negative aerobes in vitro and in clinical infections.
It should note that the recovered isolates were 84.81% intermediate to cephalexin and 53.16% sensitive gentamycin.
The panel of antibiotics used was penicillin, cloxacillin, erythromycin, azithromycin, amikacin, gentamicin, ciprofloxacin, gatifloxacin, tetracycline, cephalexin, cefuroxime, cefoperazone, piperacillin+tazobactum, linezolid and vancomycin.
The experimental group received trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole and cephalexin, while the control group received cephalexin plus placebo.
Antibiogram is done by Kirby Bauer disc diffusion method using MHA with appropriate antibiotics such as Nitrofurantoin, Cephalexin, Gentamycin, Nalidixic acid, Amoxyclav, Norfloxacin, Ciprofloxacin, Ampicillin, and Erythromycin.
The lesions were treated with cephalexin and clindamycin, however cultures were not obtained.
Cephalexin and Cefadroxil) are often used for skin infections caused by S.