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Cefalexin
Essential medicine status
General description
Cefalexin is a first-generation cephalosporin.
INN
Cefalexin
Medicine type
Chemical agent
Antibiotic groups
Therapeutic equivalent for
Wikipedia
Recommendations
Section
Beta-lactam medicines
  • Oral > Liquid: 125 mg per 5 mL (anhydrous) powder for oral liquid; 250 mg per 5 mL (anhydrous) powder for oral liquid
  • Oral > Solid: 250 mg (as monohydrate)