What is cefalexin?
Cefalexin is a medication containing cephalexin, which belongs to a class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics. Cefalexin is used in treating upper respiratory infections, skin infections, urinary tract infections, and ear infections caused by bacteria.
What are the side effects of cefalexin?
Side effects of cefalexin include:
· Bloody or watery diarrhea
· easy bruising
· Reduced urination
· vaginal itching or discharge
· Joint pain excellent
Can pregnant or breastfeeding women use cefalexin?
Although cefalexin is not expected to harm unborn babies, care should be taken before using any medication while pregnant. Cefalexin can pass into breast milk, thus care should be taken while using this medication.