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How effective is Cephalexin for Sore throat?

Overall ratings: 2.7/5
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 Cephalexin (cephalexin) is for Sore throat. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 7 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Cephalexin

Cephalexin (latest outcomes from 8,052 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.

Sore throat

Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) (latest reports from 6,360 patients) can be treated by Amoxicillin, Azithromycin, Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, Cephalexin.

On Oct, 31, 2014: 7 people are studied for taking Cephalexin in Sore throat




Cephalexin effectiveness for Sore throat


Long term Cephalexin effectiveness for Sore throat

Cephalexin effectiveness for Sore throat (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall12301
Long term
(1+ years)
00000

Gender of people who take Cephalexin for Sore throat * :

FemaleMale
Sore throat71.43%28.57%

Age of people who take Cephalexin for Sore throat * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sore throat0.00%0.00%28.57%42.86%0.00%28.57%0.00%0.00%

Who find Cephalexin more effective for Sore throat?

Gender of people who find Cephalexin more effective * :

FemaleMale
Sore throat100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Cephalexin more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sore throat0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    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 ...

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    I was on a z pack for a sinus infection it didn't clear up so Then on amoxocillin . Went on a climara patch and 4 days later had a pancreatic attack . Wondering if any of these medications could of caused the attack .

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    I'm on Humira and was told because it lower your immune system to not ignore calls should I go to emergence room for treatment because it Sunday or wait till Monday

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    I had been diagnosed with UTI last week. I had been experiencing pain when unrinating thus I consulted my OBGyne for I had been once checked by a Urologist and told me that my UTI is not related to any kidney problems thus recommending me to see an OBGyne. My OBGyne told me that I take Zinnat twice ...

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  • Can cephalexin cause chronic muscle twitching?
    On April 26, 2013 I was prescribed Cephalexin for an infection in my nose. Towards the end of the 7 day prescription I noticed that I had muscle twitching in my eyes, hands, stomach and legs. By the 7th day, I was cramping badly in my calves, feet and hands. After stopping the medication, the con ...

  • I have chronic sore throat for 6 months and all tests are negative
    Have a chronic sore throat which wakes me in the night. Not much on physical examination. Had endoscopy, Gastroscopy, CT scan and even biopsy of tongue base - all negative. Have tried all kinds of antibiotics, anti fungals, treatement for gastroesophageal reflux with no benefit Very frustrating a ...

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