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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of cephalexin Oral.

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Condition: Other
1/6/2009 11:31:14 AM

Reviewer: sanford, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was prescribed this med by a dentist for what he quess to be an infection around a tooth. Week later I am having problem with what seems like upper chest infection.(just treated for uci by pcp a month earlier).Now I am concern whether this drug causing different problems. Need medical advice to see what is going on. Confused as to whether continue or stop. Feeling pretty bad with this throat and ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
12/18/2008 7:51:11 AM

Reviewer: shay1231, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had a boil in my groin area. The smell of the medication was horrible it even left a bad after taste in my mouth. No side effects yet besides the horrible smell. Boil opened after use of medication and seems to be improving.

Condition: Other
11/16/2008 2:30:46 PM

Reviewer: unhappy mommy, 0-2 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My daughter of one year was perscribed this because the doctor had to remove her nail. THe first couple of days it was fine, but now she has diareah and she has a rash all over her body. My husband and I are allergic to penicillin and they still put her on this drug.

Condition: Other
9/1/2008 8:33:53 PM

Reviewer: MFabian696, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had cut my arm on barbwire and was treated with cephalexin. It seemed to do great. I didn't like the smell they have in the bottle. It smelled like rotten eggs is this normal?

Condition: Other
8/31/2008 10:37:01 AM

Reviewer: JLS, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
By the second day I was itching real bad, stoped taking and no itching

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