Tag: "cephalexin" at medical news
Penicillin To Pave Way For New Antibiotics
...rm and are much more expensive, older ones such as cephalexin
(better known as Keflex) cost about the same as penicillin or amoxicillin but are more effective against strep. Nearly all drugs fail some of the time and doctors accept some risk of failure as a trade-off for other factors like convenience, cost ...
Community-associated MRSA: Most Common Cause Of Skin Infection
... was resistant to traditional antibiotics, such as cephalexin
and dicloxacillin, used to treat skin infections. 'The study points to the rising prevalence of this type of MRSA and the need for clinicians to culture infections and make sure the proper antibiotic is administered to treat MRSA,' said Dr. Gregory...