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Indications of Cephalexin Capsules
Cephalexin Capsules is generally used for the treatment of certain bacterial infections. A cephalosporin antibiotic, Cephalexin Capsules works through obstructing the formation of the cell walls of bacteria, making the cell wall weaker, eventually killing the bacteria.
Administration of Cephalexin Capsules
Cephalexin capsules must be used as directed by the doctor. The label should always be checked to get the proper dosage instructions. Cephalexin Capsules may also be administered with or without any food. To be able to make sure that the infection would be completely treated, the drug must be taken for the entire period of treatment. It should be continually taken even if your condition has already improved.
If a dose of Cephalexin Capsules is missed, it should be taken immediately. If the next dose schedule is up, the missed dose could just be completely skipped to return back to the regular dose schedule. Two doses of Cephalexin Capsules must never be taken at one time.
Important Safety Information on Cephalexin Capsules
Cephalexin Capsules could cause dizziness or drowsiness. These effects could also worsen if the drug is taken with other medicines or with alcohol. Cephalexin Capsules must be administered with caution. If you are taking it, driving and other possibly unsafe activities should be done with extreme caution until you find out your reaction to the drug.
Cephalexin Capsules could also decrease the blood’s ability to clot properly. And so, activities which could cause injury or bruising should be avoided while under this medication. Inform your doctor if you are experiencing any unusual bleeding or bruising. Also inform your doctor of any dark, bloody or tarry stools.
You would also need to consult your doctor immediately once you experience any stomach cramps or stomach pain or sever diarrhea or bloody stools. Check first with your physician before treating your diarrhea.
Make sure that you would be making use of Cephalexin Capsules for the entire course of your treatment to make sure that your infection would be clearing up completely. If this is not done, the bacteria might become less sensitive to the medication or any other medication and could also make the infection a lot more difficult to treat later on.
Remember that Cephalexin Capsules can only fight off bacteria and does not have the ability of treating viral infections like the common cold or flu.