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Cephalexin

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Other Names: Keflex

Zpak

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Other Names: Zithromax   Azithromycin   Zithromax Z-Pak   Zmax
Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 6,845 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 19,224 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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
Azithromycin is an azalide, a subclass of macrolide antibiotics.Azithromycin is one of the world's best-selling antibiotics, marketed in the United States under the name Zithromax, and under a variety of brand names and generic labels worldwide. It... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Joanna
July 18, 2014
Joanna wrote
Cephalexin and then clarithromycin
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By Ana
June 12, 2014
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What patients are saying about Cephalexin and Headaches
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By fLeAbOnE
March 26, 2014
fLeAbOnE wrote
keflex cephalexin can cause liver damage!!!!!
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By Leslie
January 13, 2014
Leslie wrote
Zpac n hot flashes
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By cherryBerry
November 4, 2013
cherryBerry wrote
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.
cj0e  |  March 10, 2014
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What patients are saying about Cephalexin vs. Zpak

34 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
take a Zpack can take cephalexin. Some people are allergic...
I am allergic to penicillin (but have ...and if I can't take a Zpack can take cephalexin. Some people are allergic to ...thing that penicillin or a Zpack would. But really--her doctor should...
(Cephalexin) until I broke out in a huge red rash, and...
...person. I used to LOVE Ceclor (Cephalexin) until I broke out in a huge red rash, and got even sicker from it. Z-pack (azithromycin) is my...
I got very dizzy and sick from cephalexin and levaquin....
...am able to tolerate the Z pak, 5 day zithromax. However in the past I got very dizzy and sick from cephalexin and levaquin. I was very ...eventually ended up taking dye free benedryl at night...
own..the presc. i took was cephalexin..kindof like the z...
...took the other blotch away or whether it just went away on its own..the presc. i took was cephalexin..kindof like the z pac...
instructed to take 500mg. of cephalexin every 6 hours for...
...and was instructed to take 500mg. of cephalexin every 6 hours for seven ...took four days before the cephalexin took effect. I have a ...to penecilan and can't take Z-pack because it severely...
on cephalexin at the beginning of my pg. I am also allergic...
...was on cephalexin at the beginning of my pg. I am also allergic to pen. It ...out. Another med they can give you is the Z-Pack. I was just on ...you can,..... Also I was given a cough med wit...
pills, and 2 z pak pills. is it bad to use more than 1 type...
...infected, but i have cephalexin on hand in ...mg pills, and 2 z pak pills. is it bad to use more than 1 type ...and finish the other? If so, i will probably just use the cephalexin at 500mg t...
friday and he started z-pack and cephalexin. waiting on...
...with something similar. i've been on humira for just over a ...month ago, i had a sore throat (white spots on ...doc friday and he started z-pack and cephalexin. waiting on culture results....
been fine since taking the z pack! Hope you feel better...
...took 1 500mg capsule of cephalexin with 10 min. my throat ...allergic to penecillin also. Try a zpack they are strong antibiotics ...have been fine since taking the z pack! Hope you feel bett...
been fine since taking the z pack! Hope you feel better...
...took 1 500mg capsule of cephalexin with 10 min. my throat ...allergic to penecillin also. Try a zpack they are strong antibiotics ...have been fine since taking the z pack! Hope you feel bett...
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