Cephadex 500 MG Syrup

Manufactured by Cipla Ltd.
Composition: Cefalexin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Cephadex 500 MG Syrup is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. It is used to treat infections of the skin, ear, bone and urinary tract. Use with caution if you have a known disease. Do not take this medicine if you have a known allergy to penicillins and cephalosporins group of antibiotics.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Cephadex 500 MG Syrup

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed within 1 hour after oral administration.

Duration of effect

This medicine is excreted in urine and the effect lasts for a duration of 4 to 5 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine should be taken during pregnancy only if it is clearly needed under doctor's supervision.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is known to excreted in human breast milk. It should be taken only if clearly needed under doctor's supervision. Monitoring of undesired effects like diarrhea or thrush is necessary.

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