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Cephalexin

Most Commonly Used
Cephalexin 500mg Cap
Lupin Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 500 LUPIN 500 LUPIN 
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Cephalexin 500mg Cap
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 3147 93 3147,TEVA 3147 
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Cephalexin 250mg Cap
Lupin Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 250 LUPIN 250 LUPIN 
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Cephalexin 250mg Cap
Karalex Pharma, LLC
Pill Identification: 140 KLX 
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Cephalexin 500mg Cap
Karalex Pharma, LLC
Pill Identification: 141 KLX 
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Overview Information on Cephalexin Monohydrate
Pharmacist Tip
You may take cephalexin with or without food. However, taking cephalexin with food or milk may help prevent an upset stomach.     
Cephalexin is an antibiotic medicine used to treat infections that are caused by bacteria. Cephalexin, also known by the brand name Keflex®, requires a prescription.
Your doctor may prescribe cephalexin to treat upper respiratory infections, pneumonia, ear infections, skin infections, urinary tract infections, and other infections caused by bacteria.


Clinical Review by Jodi Grimm, RPh and Ann Ciemnoczolowski, MS, ELS on May 15, 2013
Cephalexin is an antibiotic medicine used to treat infections that are caused by bacteria. Cephalexin, also known by the brand name Keflex®, requires a prescription.
Your doctor may prescribe cephalexin to treat upper respiratory infections, pneumonia, ear infections, skin infections, urinary tract infections, and other infections caused by bacteria.


Clinical Review by Jodi Grimm, RPh and Ann Ciemnoczolowski, MS, ELS on May 15, 2013