Cephalexin is used to treat bacterial infections of the bones, joints, respiratory system, urinary tract, and skin. It's a strong, broad-spectrum antibiotic.
Who is Cephalexin Capsule for?
Horses and Dogs.
Why use Cephalexin Capsule?
This medication is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that cures infections of the urinary tract, respiratory tract, bones, joints, and skin caused by bacteria. While treating the main infection, it also prevents subsequent infections.
How does Cephalexin Capsule work?
This antibiotic acts by inhibiting the growth of bacteria, protozoa, and fungi, among other microbes.
Teva Pharmaceuticals, Alkem Lab, Ascend or other generic brand
How is Cephalexin Capsule sold?
Sold by the tablet in strengths of 250mg and 500mg
What are the side effects of Cephalexin Capsule?
This antibiotic is known to be incredibly effective and safe. However, in rare cases, adverse reactions could include: Allergic responses (with symptoms like difficulty breathing, rash, or itching) Diarrhea Vomiting Inappetence
What special precautions are there?
Serious reactions are possible. If you believe your pet may be having such a response, pursue emergency treatment. These reactions can include: Shortness of breath Rash Hives Vomiting Diarrhea Feces with mucus Feces with blood Swollen lips Swollen tongue Swollen face Abnormal bruising Abnormal bleeding
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Cephalexin Capsule?
Keep product stored in a dry and cool environment.
It's critical to follow the treatment plan exactly as it's written. This drug can be used with or without food.
Use as prescribed by your veterinarian.
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