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Bactroban vs. Cephalexin for Infection

Bactroban

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Cephalexin

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/ 7,196 posts
Other Names: Keflex
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 5,369 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 7,196 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Mupirocin (Bactroban or Centany) is an antibiotic originally isolated from Pseudomonas fluorescens NCIMB 10586, developed by Beecham (pharmaceutical company). \nMupirocin is bacteriostatic at low concentrations and bactericidal at high c... Read more on Wikipedia
Cefalexin (International Nonproprietary Name) or more commonly cephalexin is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic introduced in 1967 by Eli Lilly and Company. It is an orally administered agent with a similar antimicrobial spectrum to the i... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Joanna
July 18, 2014
Joanna wrote
Cephalexin and then clarithromycin
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What patients are saying about Cephalexin and Headaches
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By fLeAbOnE
March 26, 2014
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keflex cephalexin can cause liver damage!!!!!
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By cherryBerry
November 4, 2013
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cephalexin and clindamyacin
I would've had mine taken out, and saved tens of thousands, and a lot of pain. Actually wanted them removed and done with, but dentist tend not to want to do that. They would rather milk each tooth for every cent they can get out of it.
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What patients are saying about Bactroban vs. Cephalexin

24 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Levaquin cephalexin Bactrim Bactroban Zyvox Cecelia, you...
...Mods Wynne, I was cultured ZYVOX sensitivity that didnt work, after an umbilical ...my colon, only professionals. Avelox Levaquin cephalexin Bactrim Bactroban Zyvox Cecelia, you can go...
was common and treated by Cephalexin (pill 2x per day for...
...LOL). I was taking Minocycline twice a day ...was common and treated by Cephalexin (pill 2x per day for 17 days) and Bactroban (ointment 3x per day ...there. I've been taking Ciprofloxacin (p...
I think that I was on Cephalexin the first two times (oral)...
...in 3 years twice impetigo and once a bad full swollen thing on my arm. As above posters said, full week of oral anti biotics, and topical bactroban. I think that I was on Cephalexin the first two...
The dr put him on AB cream called Bactroban and or AB's...
...the dr. jesse has a skin infection where the wound is. The dr put him on AB cream called Bactroban and or AB's called Cephalexin 500mg 3 times ... Hopefully we got to the infection before it...
me on a gram of cephalexin a day and bactroban, gotta see...
...went to the derm today and he said that apparently I had severe reaction to klaron. Its actually the ...on a gram of cephalexin a day and bactroban, gotta see him again ...acne but not any a...
need triamcinolone, bactroban (mupirocin) cream, a 10 day...
...swab? You need triamcinolone, bactroban (mupirocin) cream, a 10 day course of Keflex (cephalexin) and some wet wraps....
mail order rx for Bactroban ointment to arrive so I can...
...all, congrats! :-) My chronic ethmoid sinusitis hasn't shown up ...mail order rx for Bactroban ointment to arrive so ...your progress with the cephalexin irrigation?...
nurse. i have cephalexin antibiotic, prescription gravol,...
...my pre-op appointment with the doctor's nurse. i have cephalexin antibiotic, prescription gravol, percocet and bactroban ointment. i also had to buy these funky compression...
cephalexin and bactroban...
cephalexin and bac...
10 days of 1000 mg Cephalexin/day. 4. It went away. But 2...
...10 days of 1000 mg Cephalexin/day. 4. It went away. But ...very itchy. I went on Cephalexin at 2000 mg/day for 10 ...I still have staph though. Bactroban ointment inside my nostrils and...
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