Product name : Cephadex 250
Generic Name : Cephalexin
Manufacturer : Cipla
Cephadex 250 MG Tablet DT is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. It is used to treat infections of the skin, ear, bone and urinary tract. Use with caution if you have a known disease. Do not take this medicine if you have a known allergy to penicillins and cephalosporins group of antibiotics.
Uses of Cephadex 250 MG Tablet DT
What is it prescribed for?
- Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
The common side effects of Cephadex 250 MG Tablet DT include indigestion, stomach pain and inflammation or irritation in the lining of the stomach. Being mild in nature, they tend to go away in a few days. There are some serious side effects though that may occur, which would require immediate medical help:
- A serious allergic reaction, the symptoms of which may include hives, swelling of the face and lips or trouble breathing
- Oral thrush or a yeast infection; symptoms include white patches inside the mouth and changes in vaginal discharge
- Persistent diarrhea with the presence of blood or mucus in stool
Cephadex 250 MG Tablet DT can pass on to a new born baby by themother through breastfeeding and affect the baby. Therefore it is important to inform your doctor regarding the same before taking the medicine. Pregnant women or those planning to get pregnant must also inform their doctor about their condition beforehand.