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Noun1.Keflex - an oral cephalosporin (trade names Keflex and Keflin and Keftab) commonly prescribe for mild to moderately severe infections of the skin or ears or throat or lungs or urinary tract
cephalosporin, Mefoxin - one of several broad spectrum antibiotic substances obtained from fungi and related to penicillin (trade names Mefoxin); addition of side chains has produced semisynthetic antibiotics with greater antibacterial activity
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Specifically, the risk was tied to antibiotics that kill anaerobic bacteria -- which include common drugs like penicillins and cephalosporins such as Keflex.
Example of Pocket Card Back (Treatment) Preferred Length of Treatment Treatment Trimethoprim- BID x 3 days sulfamethoxazole DS Nitrofurantoin 100 mg BID x 5 days Trimethoprim 100 mg BID x 3 days Secondary Length of Treatemnt Treatment Fosfomycin One dose tromethamine (Monurol[R]) 3 gm Ciprofloxacin (Cipro[R]) BID 3 days 250 mg Cephalexin (Keflex[R]) QID 7 days 250 mg Cephalexin (Keflex) BID 7 days 500 gm A full 7-to 10-day antibiotic course should be used in patients with diabetes mellitus, symptom duration greater than 7 days, age over 65 years, or past history of pyelonephritis or urinary tract infections with resistant organisms.
She subsequently transitioned to Keflex (500 mg four times a day) for 4 weeks.
* Cephalosporins: Cephalexin (Keflex, Keftabs), cefazolin (Ancef), cefaclor (Ceclor), cefuroxime (Ceftin), cefadroxil (Duracef)
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 7, 2016-Pragma Pharmaceuticals Acquires Antibiotic Keflex
Operative data OR time Estimated blood Length of stay Patient (mins) loss (mL) in hospital 1 253 500 3 2 158 300 5 3 157 N/A 8 4 151 300 2 5 147 100 2 6 165 N/A 2 7 156 100 2 Complications Complication treatment Patient 1 None N/A 2 Wound + perineal infection Keflex 3 None N/A 4 None N/A 5 None N/A 6 PE, perineal infection Anticoagulation Suprax + Flagyl 7 None N/A OR: operating room.
The drugs, known as cephalosporins and including such brands as Cefzil and Keflex, are often added to feed and water to increase the robustness of the livestock.
In more severe presentations, consider an anti-Staphylococcus antibiotic such as Keflex for 7-10 clays to decrease the bacterial skin load.
Doctors prescribe the same drugs, under brands such as Cefzil and Keflex, to treat humans for conditions ranging from strep throat and bronchitis to skin infections and urinary tract infections.
The addition of MiddleBrook's product portfolio expands Victory's offerings to include the anti-infective drugs Moxtag and Keflex as well as the Pulsys drug delivery technology platform.