Pharmaniaga Cephalexin

Pharmaniaga Cephalexin

cefalexin

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Pharmaniaga Manufacturing Berhad

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Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cephalexin
Indications/Uses
Resp, UT, skin, otitis media & other infections due to sensitive organisms.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 1-2 g daily in divided doses at 6, 8 or 12 hrly intervals. Infant & childn 25-100 mg/kg daily in divided doses. Max: 4 g daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Allergy to penicillins. Severe renal impairment.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea & abdominal discomfort. Allergic reactions.
Drug Interactions
Decreased efficacy of oestrogen-containing OCs, aminoglycosides, diuretics.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01DB01 - cefalexin ; Belongs to the class of first-generation cephalosporins. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Pharmaniaga Cephalexin oral susp 250 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
Form
Pharmaniaga Cephalexin cap 500 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
Form
Pharmaniaga Cephalexin oral susp 125 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
Form
Pharmaniaga Cephalexin cap 250 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
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