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Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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Cephradine (Overview)

Cephradine is a first generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial drug, antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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Does cephradine cure gonorrhea?

Does cephradine cure gonorrhea?

It is a first: Generation cephalosporin (keflin, keflex); not the official recommended drug, and there is ample cross-allergy with penicillins that it would not be a good substitute. I believe high dose, parenteral (injected) penicillin remains drug of choice. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
3 doctors shared insights

Cephradine (Overview)

Cephradine is a first generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial drug, antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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Does cephradine cure gonorrhea?

It is a first: Generation cephalosporin (keflin, keflex); not the official recommended drug, and there is ample cross-allergy with penicillins that it would not be a good substitute. I believe high dose, parenteral (injected) penicillin remains drug of choice. ...Read more

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Can cephradine get rid of gonorrhea?

It is a first: Generation cephalosporin (keflin, keflex); not the official recommended drug, and there is ample cross-allergy with penicillins that it would not be a good substitute. I believe high dose, parenteral (injected) penicillin remains drug of choice. ...Read more

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Pregnant and have candida. The doctors gave me velosef. Anyone have problem with this?

Pregnant and have candida. The doctors gave me  velosef. Anyone have  problem with this?

Velocef is a first: Generation cephalosporin like keflin, keflex, a broad spectrum anti-biotic that has no role in treating candida. It is best managed with Monistat or nizoral (ketoconazole). Perhaps your obstrician read the report wrong, but go back and tell him/her it's the wrong drug. Candida is common; treatable; pregnant or non-pregnant. ...Read more

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Yesterday when I got up, there was a bump in my arm , and it was little reddish, today it's causing pain, I visited the doctor he gave me pain killer and Velosef (cephradine) should I be woried about it?

Yesterday when I got up, there was a bump in my arm , and it was little reddish, today it's causing pain, I visited the doctor he gave me pain killer and Velosef  (cephradine) should I be woried about it?

Mass: If your doctor prescribed velosef then it sounds like you are being treated for an infection. I would be watchful for increased swelling, redness or pus. If those things occur - than would obtain prompt follow up. Take care. ...Read more

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Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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What is asp?

What is asp?

In acupuncture an: Asp is an acupuncture semi-permanent needle. They are made in germany & come in stainless steel, gold, silver & titanium. They are used for auricular (ear) acupuncture. They are usually referred to as "asp's". ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Cold: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea.. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / nsaid’s rest! ...Read more

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Dr. Barbara Lavi
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Velosef (Definition)

Velosef is a first generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial ...Read more