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Review: how effective is Keflex for Cellulitis?

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Overall ratings: 2.9/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Keflex (cephalexin) is for Cellulitis. The study is based on 14 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Keflex

Keflex (latest outcomes from 5,982 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.

Cellulitis

Cellulitis (latest reports from 193,872 patients) can be treated by Cephalexin, Keflex, Clindamycin Hydrochloride, Bactrim.

On Sep, 2, 2014: 14 people are studied for taking Keflex in Cellulitis




Keflex effectiveness for Cellulitis


Long term Keflex effectiveness for Cellulitis

Keflex effectiveness for Cellulitis (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall05711
Long term
(1+ years)
00100

Gender of people who take Keflex for Cellulitis * :

FemaleMale
Cellulitis78.57%21.43%

Age of people who take Keflex for Cellulitis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cellulitis0.00%0.00%7.14%14.29%21.43%14.29%21.43%21.43%

Who find Keflex more effective for Cellulitis?

Gender of people who find Keflex more effective * :

FemaleMale
Cellulitis50.00%50.00%

Age of people who find Keflex more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cellulitis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Am on Keflex, and may need to take an Adderall today. Is there any negative interaction between the two?

    Reply

    Sandy7 on Jul, 13, 2014:

    My review should have read have ADD/ADHD instead of had ADD. In summation mixing the two meds is not good for me.

    Reply

    Sandy7 on Jul, 13, 2014:

    I am a young 66 years old who had ADD, however under control w/20M of Adderyl. I went to doctor for toe infection who administered Cephalexin 250mg 4 times daily. First day, felt spacy like I was out of body or something. I had a hard time concentrating or remembering as I went to store and left something cooking on my stove. Never do I do that. I had increased sleeplessness and my joints hurt. I had 5 days of diaheria, extreme thirst with legergy. I am a firm believer that antibiotics are toxic...make me sicker.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • chronic cellutis >8 incidents in 7 yrs (4 times in a 6 month period)
    four 10 day courses of Keflex between Aug 2012 and Jan 2013

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • usual bp is 120/70. Now it's 157/91.

    Reply

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