Medicine : Gencef Tab

Name:Gencef Tab
Generic Use:Cephalexin
Composition:Cephalexin(500 Mg)

Generic ( Cephalexin )

Typical use Of Cephalexin :Bone And Joint Infection, Dental Infections, Genitourinary Tract Infections, Otitis Media, Respiratory Tract Infections, Schizophrenia And Other Psychoses, Skin Infections.
Mechanism of action of Cephalexin :Cephalexin Binds To Specific Penicillin-binding Proteins (PBPs) Located Inside The Bacterial Cell Wall, It Inhibits The Third And Last Stage Of Bacterial Cell Wall Synthesis. Cell Lysis Is Then Mediated By Bacterial Cell Wall Autolytic Enzymes Such As Autolysins.
Drug Interaction of Cephalexin :Cephalexin Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Pivmecillinam (HCl), Probenecid, Protamine (Sulphate), Reviparin Sodium, Streptomycin. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That Maystrictly Be Required.
Side effects of Cephalexin :Hypersensitivity Reactions, Interstitial Nephritis, Vulvo Vaginitis, Dizziness, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Skin Reactions, Vaginitis, Genital Moniliasis, Vaginal Discharge, Neutropenia, GI Disturbance.


How Cephalexin will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Cephalexin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Cephalexin

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