Cephalexin Monohydrate Oral Tablet 250Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Cephalexin Monohydrate: Oral tablet (250mg)

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Cephalexin 250mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 9 3,BL 136,TEVA  |  2238

What is this Medicine?

CEPHALEXIN (sef a LEX in) is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

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In-Depth Information

Cephalexin 250mg Tablet

NDC: 000932238
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Cephalexin 250mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_10825.JPG
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 9 3,BL 136,TEVA  |  2238
Shape: oblong
Color: white
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Second Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Third Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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