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How effective is Cephalexin for Sore throat?

Summary: 7 Cephalexin users have rated its effectiveness for Sore throat.

Overall ratings: 2.7/5

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

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What is Cephalexin

Cephalexin (latest outcomes from 8,057 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.

Trend of cephalexin reports

Sore throat

Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) can be treated by Amoxicillin, Azithromycin, Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, Cephalexin. (view latest reports from 3,030 patients)

Trend of Sore throat reports

On Nov, 28, 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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  • 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 ...
  • I've had a pancreatic attack and wonder if this can cause one
    (Asked by a 49 year old woman who has Sore Throat, Elevated WBC)
    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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    (Posted by a 43 year old man who has Sweating, Headache, Vertigo, Restlessness, Throat - Sore, Pain - Joints, Fatigue - Chronic, Tinnitus, Chronic Sinusitis, and takes Beconase Aq)
    I became ill several years ago. It all started with a head cold that lasted a few months and left me with Tinnitus and chronic sinusitis. After a nose operation and many visits to the doc and hospital, I am no closer to felling better or being cured. My doc gave me Beconase Aq at first and th ...
  • 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 ...
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    (Posted by a 56 year old woman who has Sore Throat, Cough, and takes Mucinex Dm)
    I bought Mucinex Dm to treat mild symptoms of sore throat and cough. I was following the instructions precisely of the time and the dosages needed. After two days in taking the medication I started to experience balance problems. Suddenly I would feel unsteady and dizzy, and had the feeling that I w ...
  • Tonsillitis for 1 week
    (Posted by a 24 year old woman who has Glands - Swollen, Sore Throat, Ringing In The Ears, and takes Cefuroxime Axetil, Omeprazole)
    i suffered tonsillitisfor a week. and i lose my weight coz i kept on vomiting. we rushed into my doctor's clinic. he advised me to stay in the hospital for 3 days cause my tonsillitis was really severe. he prescribed me cefuroxime axetil via IV for further absorption and omeprazole via IV for my sto ...

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