Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for UTI

Amoxicillin
Cephalexin
Other name: Amoxil Amoxil
Other name: Keflex Keflex
Satisfaction Score
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2.5
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for UTI
2.1
Concern level
2.0
Helpfulness
for UTI
3.3
Concern level
1.9
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Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic treatment for a wide range of bacterial infections such as bronchitis, pneumonia and tonsillitis, as well as infections of the ear, nose, thr...
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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...
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Amo
Allergy
8
Tiredness
2
Nausea
2
Dizziness
1
Insomnia
1
Irritability
1
Depression
1
Numbness
1
Congestion
1
Stomach Problems
1
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Cep
Allergy
10
Nausea
3
Diarrhea
3
Fever
2
Headaches
2
Tiredness
2
Penicillin Allergy
2
Dizziness
1
Vomiting
1
Wounds
1
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Cep
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2
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Amo
Cep
2
3
Dizziness
Amo
Cep
1
1
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Cep
1
0
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Amo
Cep
1
0
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Amo
Cep
1
0
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Amo
Cep
1
0
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Amo
Cep
1
0
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Amo
Cep
1
0
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Cep
Amo
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8
Nausea
Cep
Amo
3
2
Diarrhea
Cep
Amo
3
0
Fever
Cep
Amo
2
0
Headaches
Cep
Amo
2
0
Tiredness
Cep
Amo
2
2
Penicillin Allergy
Cep
Amo
2
0
Dizziness
Cep
Amo
1
1
Vomiting
Cep
Amo
1
0
Wounds
Cep
Amo
1
0
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About Amoxicillin
Amoxicillin (International Nonproprietary Name), formerly amoxycillin (British Approved Name), and abbreviated amox, is a moderate-spectrum, bacteriolytic, beta-lactam antibiotic antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections caused by suscept...
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About Cephalexin
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...
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