Active ingredient and composition:
Each hard gelatin capsule contains:
Cephalexin USP equivalent to Anhydrous Cephalexin 500 mg.
Excipients: lactose anhydrous, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate.
CEPHALEXIZEN can be used for the relief of following conditions when caused by susceptible strains: bacterial sinusitis, respiratory tract infections, otitis media, skin and skin-structure infections, bone infections, genitourinary tract infections and dental infections.
Patients with known allergy to the cephalosporin group of antibiotics. Stomach upset, headache, fatigue, dizziness, or diarrhoea may occur. In case of symptoms like mental/mood changes, stomach/abdominal pain, persistent nausea/vomiting, yellowing eyes or skin, dark urine, new signs of infection (e.g., persistent sore throat or fever), easy bruising/bleeding or change in the amount of urine , advice should be sought from a Doctor. This medication may rarely cause pseudomembranous colitis due to resistant bacteria while receiving therapy or even weeks after treatment has stopped. Do not use anti-diarrhoeal or narcotic pain medications if symptoms like persistent diarrhoea, abdominal or stomach pain/cramping, or blood/mucus in stool are present because they may worsen the condition. Use of this medication for prolonged or repeated periods may result in oral thrush or a vaginal yeast infection. Contact a doctor if white patches in mouth, a change in vaginal discharge or other similar symptoms are noted. A serious allergic reaction to this drug is unlikely, but in case of such an occurance immediate medical attention should be sought. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness and breathing trouble. If other effects not listed above are noticed, contact a doctor or pharmacist.
CEPHALEXIZEN-500 Capsules is available as 500 mg Cephalexin capsules in blister packs of 10´s (100 capsules). Possibility to adapt packing and the quantities to customer needs.