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Keflex vs Omnicef

Keflex
VS.
Omnicef
Other name: Cephalexin Cephalexin
Other name: Cefdinir Cefdinir
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.5
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Infection
1.7
Concern level
3.4
Helpfulness
for Infection
2.4
Concern level
3.5
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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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Cefdinir (marketed by Abbott Laboratories under the brand name Omnicef) is a semi-synthetic, broad-spectrum antibiotic in the third generation of the cephalosporin class, proven effective for common bacterial infections of the ear, sinus, throat, a...
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Allergies
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4
Nausea
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Tiredness
2
Diarrhea
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Wound
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Vomiting
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Headaches
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Bleeding
1
Anxiety
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Diarrhea
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Vomiting
3
Hives
2
Tiredness
2
Headaches
2
Tics
2
Nausea
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Anxiety
2
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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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Cefdinir (marketed by Abbott Laboratories under the brand name Omnicef) is a semi-synthetic, broad-spectrum antibiotic in the third generation of the cephalosporin class, proven effective for common bacterial infections of the ear, sinus, throat, a...
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cephelosporins but Omnicef works longer) but he seems a bit...
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" ...done in the next few weeks. We just switched from keflex to Omnicef (both cephelosporins but Omnicef works longer) but he seems a bit worse. Benedryl works OK for... "

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little kids? We are switching to Omnicef as well, I believe...
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" ...little kids? We are switching to Omnicef as well, I believe as Keflex isn't doing quite what it did before. Best... "

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My son could only take Omnicef or Keflex, nothing else so...
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" ...Healed his mucus lining. He was nauseous for at least 5 ...My son could only take Omnicef or Keflex, nothing else so his IND's went away without ANY additional antibiotics,... "

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he had strep and was given Omnicef which she did well on i...
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" Just an update that we have been on the Keflex for six days now and doing well. No upset stomach or any other antibiotic ...to diagnosis) once before she had strep and was given Omnicef which she did... "

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so afraid in my life. Omnicef works pretty well now, but...
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" We were on Keflex and doing about 90% better. Then I decided to ...more. I decided to go back to Keflex, but now it now ...never so afraid in my life. Omnicef works pretty well now, but... "

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ter has done well with Omnicef. Make sure you are...
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" ...cephalosporins on this forum are Keflex and Omnicef. Keflex is ...a risk of an allergic reaction. Omnicef is a 3rd generation ...of a penicillin allergy. My daughter has done well with Omnicef.... "

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If she continues to do well and improve on Omnicef, I...
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" ...first put her on Keflex and she became 90% better for 6 months till I messed around changing antibiotic. ...college on the horizon. If she continues to do well and improve on Omnicef, I won't worry. Don't... "

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Keflex and Omnicef are what worked for my daughter, who now...
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" ...was 16 before we started treatment. Keflex and Omnicef are what worked for my daughter, who now at ...improve on Penicillan and was worse on Azith or Biaxin. Try Cepholasporins.... "

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" If I can take rocephin and keflex but am allergic to penicillan can I take... "

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me too, and have taken Omnicef as well (it's a heavy hitter...
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" ...too love the AZO strips Keflex works pretty good for me too, and have taken Omnicef as well (it's a heavy ...and the first round of keflex didn't quite get rid of ...infection). I used to take Macrodantin... "

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