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How effective is Keflex for Cellulitis?

Summary: 14 Keflex users have rated its effectiveness for Cellulitis.

Overall ratings: 2.9/5

This is a review of how effective Keflex (cephalexin) is for Cellulitis and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Keflex

Keflex (latest outcomes from 5,989 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.

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Cellulitis

Cellulitis (infection under the skin) (latest reports from 23,749 patients) can be treated by Cephalexin, Keflex, Clindamycin Hydrochloride, Bactrim.

Trend of Cellulitis reports

On Nov, 27, 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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  • Can i take nyquil if i'm on cephalexin
    (Asked by a 55 year old woman who has Sore Throat, and takes Cephalexin)
    I"ve had a sore throat for 8 days, I'm taking cephalexin for an ear infection. My question is "can I take Nyquil for my throat when I' on cephalexin?"

  • Mucous in stools rolling std jab
    (Asked by a 22 year old man who has Diarrhoea Infectious, Nausea, Mucous In Stool, and takes Cephalexin)
    Hi there, I was recently diagnosed with Balanitis, a small white ulcer has appeared on my foreskin caused by the trauma of the condition. I went to the ER for the problem, worrying that it maybe and std, the nurse and doctor there told me to keep the ulcer clean and to keep strong soaps away fro ...

  • Can i take pepcid complete with keflex
    (Asked by a 69 year old woman who has Upset Stomach, and takes Keflex)
    Keflex is giving me an upset stomach. Can I take pepcid complete to help or is it contradicted with Keflex?

  • Has anyone else acquired ecthyma as they were getting over henoch schonlein purpura?
    (Asked by a 12 year old girl who has Henoch-schonlein Purpura, Ecthyma, and takes Cephalexin, Bactrim, Gabapentin, Clindamycin Hydrochloride, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Prednisone)
    My 11 year old daughter came down with Henoch Schonlein Purpura in September of 2013, following a sore throat. We thought maybe the throat is what caused the purpura, but she also had a black type of wound on her knee that could have very well been a spider bite, so we are not sure which of the two ...

  • Was on flucloxicillan for cellulitis large toe now have tingling sensation and occasional throb also still a bit swollen do i need more anti-biotics?
    (Asked by a 51 year old woman who has Cellulitis)
    Recently had Cellulitis otherwise normally healhy 50 year old Woman. Taken in bottom of left toe. Was on Flucloxicillan and redness reduced. However left with a tingling sensation,still the occassional throb and a little swollen. Do I need more Anti biotics?

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  • Achilles tendon tear
    (Posted by a 62 year old man who has Left Achilles Ligiment Tear; Also Diarrhea , and takes Keflex)
    At the end of my 10 day treatment time on Cephalexin 500 mg, I experience diarrhea, so I took acidophilus three times a day, and it went away. I also woke up with a Achilles ligament tear, with a bulge in the tendon, not a rupture. No changes in my daily routine, in regards to exercise, just swimm ...

  • Cephalexin 500 mg caused allergic reaction
    (Posted by a 66 year old woman who has Anaphylactic Reaction, and takes Cephalexin)
    I developed a rash that quickly turned to painful, itchy blistering after taking cephalexin 500mg capsules for only 2 days (the prescription was for 10 days). The rash was on my hands, legs, back, & arms. I was sent by my doctor to the hospital emergency room. diagnosed as an allergic reaction to c ...

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