U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

Cephalexin

A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raymond Schneider
Family Medicine 46 years experience
I would take it.: My hand has a lot of close spaces and what starts as a simple cut could end up with loss of the finger.. No doubt if it was my injury I would take the... Read More
Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 37 years experience
Antibiotics are not: a "cure-all" and certainly can be the source of some serious side effects. A clean laceration to the hand not affecting deeper structures can be succ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olga Nilova
Specializes in Pediatrics
Specifics needed: You have to be more specific. How much of an overdose it was? Was it a one time overdose or a repetitive one s over several days?
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Errol Ozdalga
Hospital-based practice 13 years experience
Depends: Really depends. Your prescribing doctor needs to decide on that and you should take all the pills until they're gone. If near the skin, the main treat... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Of course not: It would be unusual to need both these antibiotics at the same time, and you definitely should not take them, either alone or together, except under a... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Bronchitis : Try taking Mucinex or Mucinex DM if your cough is bothering you. Good Luck
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
It can be...: ...For certain types of bacterial infections.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Cephalexin: is a cephalosporin antibiotic that is used to treat bacterial infections.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Cephalexin O/D: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug is used. "Overdose symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhea, and ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Doubt tt: Anything is possible but this is a very benign drug with few human toxicities beyond allergic reactions.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
Wound care 36 years experience
Duration of action?: The duration of action of Keflex is about 12 hours the shelf life of Keflex is 2-3 years if stored well.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership